Verizon Raises Minimum Wage to $20 an Hour
NEW YORK -- Verizon has announced it is raising its minimum wage.
All new employees will start at $20 an hour for customer service as well as retail and inside sales employees.
Current employees who are being paid less than $20 an hour will be raised to the new rate automatically.
Verizon is also adding premium pay for assistant managers who work on holidays, and Sundays and for those who are bilingual.