Hoping to shed its reputation for offering little more than dead-end jobs, Wal-Mart will raise its minimum pay to $9 an hour by April and $10 an hour next year.
Hoping to shed its reputation for offering little more than dead-end jobs, Wal-Mart will raise its minimum pay to $9 an hour by April and $10 an hour next year. File photo by Mel Evans The Associated Press
Hoping to shed its reputation for offering little more than dead-end jobs, Wal-Mart will raise its minimum pay to $9 an hour by April and $10 an hour next year. File photo by Mel Evans The Associated Press

Wal-Mart’s decision to raise its minimum pay is expected to send ripples into the low-wage economy

February 19, 2015 04:51 PM