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Disney contract approved by part-time employees

Leah Zanolla | Posted: Aug 24, 2014 | Updated: Oct 19, 2014 - 9:25:27 AM
Walt Disney World part-time cast members have approved the proposed contract. Disney had offered a pay raise for the hourly workers, from $8.03 to $9 this year, up to $9.50 next year and to $10 in 2016. If the employees have 2 years of service and work 1,250 hours a year, they are also eligible for two paid days off per year. Ed Chambers, president of the Services Trades Council, the union group, said that 89 percent voted in favor of the contract.