Hobby Lobby gives raise to full-time employees


NATIONAL (WCIA) — Full-time employees at Hobby Lobby are getting a raise.

The arts & crafts chain is boosting its minimum hourly wage to $17 an hour. The increase takes effect next month.

Hobby Lobby said it raised its minimum wage 10 times over the past decade. It has been $15 since 2014.

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