Wages Up For Workers At Bay Area Private FirmsWages for employees of private firms in the Bay Area were up an average of 3.2 percent between December 2018 and December 2019, U.S. labor officials said.
McDonald’s Agrees To $26M Settlement With California Workers Over Wages, Work ConditionsMcDonald’s has agreed to a $26 million settlement of a long-running class-action lawsuit over wages and work conditions at corporate-run locations in California.
Consumer Prices Rising Faster Than Wages In Bay AreaLiving expenses outpaced wages over the 12 months ending in June in the San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland metropolitan area, federal officials announced Wednesday.
Facebook Giving Raises To Contractors Doing Psychologically Taxing WorkFacebook is raising how much it pays U.S. contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other objectionable material for possible removal from the service.
Bay Area May Day Rallies Draw Hundreds Of Union Workers, SupportersHundreds of union workers, social justice advocates and their supporters rallied and marched through Bay Area streets on Wednesday to observe International Workers’ Day.
Investigation Uncovers Horrific Conditions, Illegal Guns At Bay Area Care CentersThe owners of six Bay Area adult and child day care facilities were charged with 59 counts Friday including human trafficking, wage theft, weapons and rape allegations uncovered during a year-long state investigation.
Minimum Wage Increased In Several Bay Area CitiesThe minimum wage in the City of San Jose increased to $13.50 an hour Monday, part of a regional effort to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2019.
Oakland Raiders Agree To $1.25 Million Settlement With Former CheerleadersThe Oakland Raiders have agreed to pay a $1.25 million settlement to a group of 100 former cheerleaders who claimed they were underpaid.
U.S. Regulators Say Google Underpaid Female EmployeesGovernment investigators looking into how Google pays its employees accused the tech giant of shortchanging women.
Minimum Wage Increases With New Year in San Jose, Oakland and RichmondMinimum wage workers in 3 of the Bay Area's largest cities are set to get a raise in the New Year.
Santa Clara Court Workers Return To Work After 8-Day StrikeSanta Clara County Superior Court workers returned to their jobs Monday after an eight-day strike that ended when their union reached a tentative agreement on a new contract last week and ratified it over the weekend.
Striking Santa Clara County Court Workers Willing To Enter MediationA union representing nearly 400 Santa Clara County Superior Court workers on strike for a sixth day Wednesday calling for a pay raise is willing to enter negotiations with the court.
Santa Clara County Court Workers To Continue StrikeA strike by a union representing hundreds of Santa Clara County Superior Court employees demanding pay raises they say are long overdue will continue Thursday.
Starbucks Raises Prices To Give Workers A RaiseExpect to pay more for your Venti Caramel Waffle Cone Frappuchino on your next trip to Starbucks.
Gov. Brown Approves Increased Family Leave PayCalifornia's Democratic governor is increasing the amount of pay employers must give workers who take time off to care for their family.