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MO Gov. Parson recommends wage increase for state employees – Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City, Missouri 2021-12-06 16:29:41 –

Kansas City, Missouri — Missouri Governor Mike Parson recommended all state officials a 5.5% living cost adjustment and a $ 15 minimum wage on Monday.

According to a statement from the Governor’s Office, the recommendation hopes to help recruit and retain state officials.

“Many positions across the state government face turnover rates of 10-100% and vacancy rates of 30-100%, so invest these in the state labor force, which is one of the country’s minimum wages. It’s a thing of the past. “Person said in a release.” These civil servants are doing a tough job and rarely receive the gratitude they deserve, and communities across the state rely on them every day. increase.”

The salary increase will be included in the Governor’s supplementary budget request, which will be introduced to the Missouri Parliament at the beginning of the 2022 session in January.

According to the release, Person wants the recommendations to be approved by February.



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