LONDON (Reuters) – Amazon (AMZN.O) mentioned on Tuesday it’s elevating its minimal wage in Britain to 10.50 kilos ($13.59) an hour for all staff within the London space and 9.50 kilos an hour for workers in all different elements of the nation, efficient from Nov. 1.
FILE PHOTO: The brand of Amazon is seen on the company’s logistics centre in Boves, France, August eight, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo
The group has over 17,000 staff in Britain, in addition to greater than 20,000 seasonal holiday workers.
Amazon’s transfer in Britain mirrors an announcement within the U.S. elevating minimal pay charges there.
Reporting by James Davey; Editing by Alistair Smout