pay raise

Capitol Building, Sacramento (AP File Photo)

Panel OKs 2 percent raise for California officials

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A citizens’ commission on Friday approved 2 percent cost-of-living salary increases for lawmakers and statewide officials, including the governor and attorney general. The increases to take effect next year are the second […]

06/20/2014

FILE - In this Dec. 5, 2013 file photo, Russell Girsh motions to his driller to turn the equipment on at an oil rig near Watford City, N.D. Oil and gas workers earned an average 11 percent more an hour in April than they did a year ago, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That’s more than five times the average gain across all industries. (AP Photo/Williston Herald, Jerry Burnes, File)

Pay raises go mainly to those in select industries

NEW YORK (AP) — If you hope to get a raise that finally feels like one, it helps to work in the right industry. Pay for all kinds of workers should be rising by this […]

06/13/2014

Cal State budget cuts and president raises

In the next year or two, things could get even more difficult for students trying to get into college, and get out with a degree. Faced with a big deficit, Cal State officials plan to […]

03/20/2012