Sen. Harris Promises To Raise Teacher Pay By $13,500 If Elected PresidentIn the first major policy proposal of her presidential campaign, Sen. Kamala Harris of California is focused on boosting the salaries of teachers.
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.
Appeals Court Rules Unequal Pay Can't Be Based On Women's Previous SalariesA federal appeals court ruled that workers' previous salaries can't be used to justify unequal pay for women and men doing the same job.
World-Class Martial Arts Gym Offering Free Memberships To Oakland Teachers, YouthsGuardian Gym is giving back, offering free memberships to teachers and administrators because they cannot bring up teacher's salaries.
8 Highest-Paying Tech Companies In Silicon ValleySilicon Valley is a magnet for the best and the brightest. Six-figure salaries are common. Here are 8 companies where the median salary is $150K or more.
Some Silicon Valley Workers Taking Less Money For More StabilityAccording to a survey from the job website Woo, the salaries being asked for by tech workers have dropped by almost 13 percent since the end of last year.
CSU Faculty Set To Hold Strike Authorization Vote Next WeekFaculty members at all 23 California State University campuses will vote Monday morning on whether to strike.
Santa Clara Co. Jail Guards Accused Of Misconduct Still Earn Six-Figure SalariesWhile two Santa Clara County jail guards have been arrested on alleged misconduct, they are still being paid their six-figure salary.
More Employees Choosing Flexible Work Hours Over Higher SalariesJill Schlesinger looks at jobs that let you balance work and family time.
Report Finds Stunning $35,000 Pay Gap Between Men, Women In Silicon ValleyThe Silicon Valley job boom continues but a pay gap between men and women remains.
$415M Settlement Reached In Silicon Valley Tech Suit Over Salary FixingApple, Google and two other Silicon Valley companies have agreed to pay $415 million in a second attempt to resolve a class-action lawsuit alleging they formed an illegal cartel to prevent their workers from leaving for better-paying jobs.
Study Finds It Would Take More Than 30 Years For Teachers In San Francisco And Oakland To Reach $75,000 SalaryThe report by the National Council on Teacher Quality looks at how much teachers make and how long it takes them to max out on their salary.
Westfield Valley Fair Mall Straddles Minimum Wage Laws On Both Sides Of San Jose - Santa Clara BorderBusinesses at the Westfield Valley Fair Mall which straddles the San Jose – Santa Clara border are finding out workers are gravitating toward businesses on the San Jose side because of differences in each city's minimum wage.
Panel Approves 2 Percent Pay Raise For California Lawmakers, OfficialsA citizens' commission has approved 2 percent cost-of-living salary increases for lawmakers and statewide officials, including the governor and attorney general.
Bay Area Teams Shut Out From ESPN’s ‘Highest Paid Athlete’ ListESPN the Magazine’s list of the 25 best-paid athletes in sports lists no Barry Zito, Barry Bonds or even a Buster Posey. As in previous years, many of the highly-compensated don’t even play one of the four major American sports. Eight of the top 25 income earners come from the worlds of boxing, soccer or Formula One.