Dallas Police & Fire Make Plea For Pay IncreaseThe Dallas City Council met this morning for a briefing on next year's budget and there were a lot of police and firefighters in the council chambers. First-responders, wearing t-shirts that said "Pay Dallas Police and Fire," filed the room.
Dallas First-Responders Demand Better Pay At Council MeetingHundreds of first-responders marched from Dallas Police Association headquarters to Dallas City Hall this morning. The group attended a City Council meeting where they silently demanded a pay raise.
Several Texas Football Assistants In Line For 6-Figure Pay RaisesThe University of Texas football program is set to give three assistant football coaches large pay raises with the Longhorns coming off two straight losing seasons.
MLB Average Salary $4.4M After 4.4% RiseBaseball's average salary rose 4.4 percent to $4.38 million on opening day, according to a study of contract terms by The Associated Press, and the Los Angeles Dodgers topped spending for the third straight season.
Southwest Airlines CEO Gets Generous Pay Raise Southwest Airlines Co. earned a record profit last year and the CEO benefited with a 24 percent increase in compensation, to $5 million.
Microsoft CEO Apologizes For Comments On Women Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don't need to ask for a raise and should just trust the system to pay them well.
JC Penney CEO Gets 50-Percent Base Pay RaiseJ.C. Penney's reinstalled CEO Mike Ullman is poised to get a big pay increase as the department store chain shows some signs of a turnaround. J.C. Penney Co. could increase Ullman's base salary to $1.5 million for this year, from $810,606.
Council Votes To Give New City Manager $400K SalaryThe new Dallas City Manager is receiving a pay hike, compared to his predecessors. City council members approved a contract for A.C. Gonzalez that includes a base salary of $400,000 a year.
City Of Dallas Passes Budget With Merit Pay RaisesThe Dallas City Council passed a new budget for the 2013-14 fiscal year, as required by law. And though the economy is improving, the vote was not without controversy.