Jobs with Justice unit ratifies new contract


Our Missouri Jobs with Justice unit negotiated a new three-year contract featuring pay increases in each year of the agreement.

The contract raises the minimum pay for a JwJ organizer by $2,000. The first year of the contract featured pay increases ranging from $1,000 to $4,000, depending on the position.

The second year of the agreement features 3 percent raises for employees. In the third year employees will get 2 percent increases.

The contract also raised the meals per diem for work-related travel by $10 per day. The contract was ratified with a unanimous vote.