May 17, 2022

DS Duke

Global Business In World

Up to 390,000 federal contractors will benefit from a $15 minimum wage starting in January

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Below, EPI economist Ben Zipperer responds to the U.S. Department of Labor’s final rule requiring...

Below, EPI economist Ben Zipperer responds to the U.S. Department of Labor’s final rule requiring federal contractors to pay a minimum wage of $15 per hour starting January 30, 2022. Zipperer estimates the rule will benefit up to 390,000 federal contractors, half of whom are Black or Hispanic.  

 

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