Just Economics plans 'two-tiered' living wage system
2023 Buncombe County Living Wage = $20.10
Under the new system, similar to that employed by the national Living Wage For Us campaign, businesses could remain in the Living Wage Program if they agreed to an $18 hourly minimum wage and "committed annual increases" toward a $20.10 wage rate.
Just Economics plans “two-tiered” living wage system. Mountain Xpress. Published January 26, 2023. Accessed February 8, 2023. https://mountainx.com/news/just-economics-plans-two-tiered-living-wage-system/