The world famous company Google has equalized the minimum wage for contractors and employees working on the contract. Stated that changes were made through a petition from workers who do not have a permanent contract with the company, reports ONLINE.UA with reference to “Interfax-Ukraine”.
It is noted that now all personnel, the company cooperates with the Corporation, shall set the minimum wage at 15 dollars per hour.
“The share of employees working without a contract, Google is about 54%, or by 122 thousand persons in the labor force. Now, in addition to higher salaries, contractors will be able to get medical support.Changes in the wage will take effect no later than January 2020, other innovations – in the period up to January 2022, the year”, – stated in the message.
In addition, employees working under the contract, in turn, will be able to apply for a paid 12-week leave to care for a child. In addition, they will be able to earn 5 thousand dollars grant for professional development.