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Minimum wage vs maximum wage.
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'A living wage implies you have a life outside the office. We're not in favor of that.'
"I worked an hour cleaning my room and I only get $1.00 allowance? Haven't you heard of the minimum wage?"
"Of course the extra costs of the 'minimum wage' has had an impact upon our recruitment policies...we have to be a lot more selective!"
"I heard there's going to be an increase in minimum cage."
"Forecasts predict a sharp increase in people living in poverty...which would require more social workers."
"I read that 40% of us have to take a second job just to make ends meet...It's a disgrace!"
"The minister is convinced that we need a national pay structure...So we're establishing a forum to take the matter of Social Workers pay further."
"He's working out what he can buy when his pay rise comes through."
"Expensive? Yes, but I don't exploit my mother."
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"With the rises in fuel, food and mortgage I'm going to have to put in some overtime."
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"All the evidence shows that the pay of social workers has fallen behind equivalent teachers and police officers..."
"In the Budget the minimum wage has gone up...another few months and we should be able to afford that cup of coffee we've been talking about!"
"Before long you'll be qualified and ready to start work."
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'I simply don't understand the requirement to pay people more just to live in London!'
Will Work For Peanuts
"But we can't afford to increase the minimum wage if we're going to increase the maximum wage!"
"I told them I couldn't survive on what they were paying me."
'Even with free medical, dental, room and board, I'm still not making it on this allowance.'
"All right, Ms. Evans. We'll give you a raise."
"We provide a comprehensive list of financial planning services to make up for your piddly salary."
Can businesses REALLY afford to pay their staff a living wage?
"They don't pay me enough to carry a protest sign!"
"Now that they're starting to raise the minimum wage, they should raise the bottle and can recycle refund."