Texas Union Dues Bill Draws Early QuestionsA bill barring voluntary payroll deductions of union dues from state employee paychecks is drawing questions as it begins a long, potentially contentious journey through the Texas Legislature.
Pay Raises Coming For Dallas First RespondersPay raises are on the way for Dallas’ first responders. The city council today approved a $3.1 billion dollar spending plan that includes salary increases for both police and firefighters.
Chiefs Of 5 Public Colleges Paid More Than $1M, Study FindsThe University of Houston's chief topped the list at $1.3 million, followed by leaders at the University of Oregon, Texas A&M University, the University of Texas system and Georgia State University.
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.
Jobs Report: More Education = Better JobMore education typically leads to better job prospects and bigger paychecks.
Don't Be Surprised About Winston’s Views On Paying College AthletesWhether it’s because he was alleged to have been involved in a BB gun battle, might have stolen soda from Burger King or was questioned regarding a sexual assault, plenty of people have questioned the Florida State quarterback’s judgment.
Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops Gets RaiseOklahoma football coach Bob Stoops' salary will jump to $5.25 million for the upcoming season.
Parkland Hospital Raises Its Minimum WageParkland Hospital is raising the minimum wage for their workers to $10.25 an hour.
DISD Teachers To Be Paid Based On PerformanceDISD Board of Education has cleared the way for a teacher performance evaluation plan.
DISD Debating Teacher 'Pay For Performance' PlanIn the Dallas Independent School District, some believe teacher pay should be tied to the performance of the students. But does linking pay and performance really lead to the right result?
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.
Possible Performance-Based Pay Plan For Dallas ISD TeachersThe DISD could become the first public school district in Texas to pay teachers based on how well their students perform. The proposal is all a part of Superintendent Mike Mile's plan to improve graduation rates.