Walmart To Pay Employees $365M In Cash Bonuses
WALMART PLANS TO GIVE HOURLY WORKERS SPECIAL CASH BONUSES
Kansas City, MO (KSHB) – Walmart says it’s giving its hourly employees cash bonuses.
The retailer announced the additional pay-out Thursday
Each full-time employees will receive $300.00 while part-time employees will get an extra $150.00.
Walmart praised its workers for all of their hard work during the coronavirus pandemic.
They say the money will be paid out on April 2nd.
It estimates the cash bonuses will cost them more than $365-million.
Walmart also says it plans to hire 150,000 new workers through the end of May.
The hiring comes as the retailer reports a bump in demand due to the pandemic.