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The Unknown of the Underemployed: Local Workers With College Degrees Struggle to Find Full-Time Employment

The Unknown of the Underemployed: Local Workers With College Degrees Struggle to Find Full-Time Employment

October 29, 2015


Filed under Hershey, Lifestyle

By Marisa Balanda Recently, Caroline Sandoval worked 59 hours over the course of two weeks. This included a stretch of ten consecutive days. Her paycheck was $398.97. After taxes, Sandoval earned just $6.76 per hour. By comparison, the federal minimum wage, before taxes, is $7.25 per hour. This meager...

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