Hobby Lobby announces minimum wage bump for full-time workers

Hobby Lobby announces minimum wage bump for full-time workers
Hobby Lobby announced a minimum wage hike for full-time employees. (Source: WWNY)

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Some employees at one of Watertown’s newest stores will soon see a bump in pay.

Hobby Lobby announced Monday it is increasing the minimum wage for full-time employees to $17 an hour.

That’s a $2 bump from what full-time employees are paid now.

The raise takes effect October 1.

Hobby Lobby opened in Salmon Run Mall at the end of July.

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