Dallas Council Votes To Settle Some Cases Over Police & Fire Back PaySeveral 20-year-old lawsuits about police and fire department back pay have finally been settled.
Bonuses For Texas Teachers And Healthcare Help For RetireesTexas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick wants to help current and retired teachers with millions of dollars in bonuses.
Study Finds Pay For Public College Presidents Up 5.3 PercentPresidents of U.S. public colleges and universities saw their earnings climb by 5.3 percent last year, with several of them topping $1 million, according to an annual survey.
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.