After adjusting for inflation, most employers expect to give workers pay hikes of zero to three percent this year -- better than in recent years.
President Obama will sign two executive orders Tuesday to address the wage gap between men and women that are part of a bigger Democratic effort.
The U.S. economy likely created jobs at the fastest pace in four months in March as it shifted into a higher gear after being held back by a brutally cold winter.
A growing number of Americans quitting the labor force are likely gone for good, offering a cautionary note to the Fed as it tries to gauge how tight the job market is.
Three winners of the Nobel Prize for economics were among 500 signers of a new letter against increasing the minimum wage. Seven Nobelists earlier signed a letter in support.
A large prostitution study found an industry filled with workers pitted against each other, strict financial quotas, and increasing use of technology. Sound like your office?
U.S. job growth rose more than expected in February, which could ease fears of an abrupt slowdown in economic growth.
U.S. hiring likely picked up in February, but the size of the gain is nevertheless expected to be modest as the economy struggled with unusually severe winter weather.
Fewer Americans than projected filed for unemployment benefits last week, a report shows, while worker productivity rose less than previously thought in the fourth quarter.
When Washington's residents voted in 1998 to raise its minimum wage and link it to the cost of living, opponents warned the measure would be a job-killer. They were wrong.
A private survey shows that U.S. companies added slightly more jobs in February than in January, but harsh winter weather weighed on hiring for the third straight month.
America's minimum wage has been around longer and done more good than you may know. Here's a look as the nation considers Obama's plan to go to $10.10 an hour from $7.25.
Walmart and Gap, two of the nation's largest retailers, weigh-in on paying their workers a higher minimum wage.
Raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour would help lift 900,000 families out of poverty, but it could also eliminate about 500,000 mostly low-wage jobs, a report says.
Workers at Volkswagen's plant in Tennessee may have voted against joining the UAW last week but they may still gain representation through the formation of a works council.
Workers at Volkswagen's Tennessee plant are set to vote on whether to join the UAW, in what is viewed as a bellwether of the health of unionized labor in the U.S.
Growth in factory activity in the mid-Atlantic region gained momentum in January but firms' outlook for the months ahead worsened, a regional survey shows.
Apple agrees to refund at least $32 million to customers to settle charges that the company didn't adequately monitor the purchase of apps made by kids.
The vote was close but Boeing production workers agree to concede some benefits in order to secure assembly of the new 777X airplane for Washington state.
Boeing machinists will decide Friday whether to accept a contract that would concede some benefits to secure assembly of the company's new 777X airplane in Washington state.