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Facebook raises minimum wages for U.S. contract workers to $20/hour

 Facebook raises minimum wages for U.S. contract workers to /hour

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc said on Monday it was raising wages for its U.S. contract workers, such as cafeteria staff and janitors, to a minimum of $20 per hour in San Francisco Bay Area, New York and Washington D.C. and $18 per hour in Seattle.

The company also said it it will pay at least $22 per hour for content reviewers in the Bay Area, New York City and Washington, D.C., $20 per hour to those living in Seattle and $18 per hour in all other metro areas in the United States.

(Reporting by Arjun Panchadar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber)

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Updated Date: May 14, 2019 00:05:55 IST