Minimum Wage

Stephens College Increases Minimum Wage
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Stephens College has raised its full-time employee minimum wage to $10 per hour. The change became effective with the start of the school's fiscal year on July 1. Employees mainly affected by the shift are in service or maintenance roles, including those who clean, ta…
Efforts Underway in Kansas City To Raise Minimum Wage
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An effort is underway in Kansas City to gradually raise the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour, but the mayor and some council members say such a move would violate state law. The Star reports last month City Councilman Jermaine Reed introduced an ordinance that would increas…