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Published: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 11:56 a.m.

Most Hanford jobs pay more than new minimum wage

RICHLAND — Raising the minimum wage for federal contractors to $10.10 an hour as President Obama announced will apparently have little effect on contractors at the Hanford nuclear reservation.
The Tri-City Herald reported few Hanford workers make less than that now. For example, receptionist wages start at $12.83 an hour, grounds maintenance wages start at $12.77 and word processor wages start at $15.07.
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Information from: Tri-City Herald, http://www.tri-cityherald.com

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