Pay Increase This Spring For Over 2k Hartford HealthCare Employees

January 15, 2019 - 9:05 am

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC) - Hartford HealthCare will implement a pay increase for over 2,000 employees starting in the spring. 

Tracy Church, Executive Vice President and Chief administrative Officer for the company says effective March 31st, the hourly rate will increase for approximately 2,400 employees. Their hourly rate will increase from the current minimum to fifteen dollars per hour. 

Church says the increase, which Hartford HealthCare officials contemplated for several months, is an investment in the financial stability of their workforce. She hopes the changes will help with employee retention and satisfaction, and create a greater sense of belonging within the organization.