Hobby Lobby Raising Full-Time Minimum Wage To $17 Per Hour


By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Hobby Lobby announced it will be raising its minimum hourly wage for full-time employees to $17.

The increase will go into effect on October 1.

“We have always worked hard to be a retail leader when it comes to taking care of our people,” said Hobby Lobby founder and CEO, David Green.

Hobby Lobby was founded in 1972 and currently operates 923 retail stores.

They operate stores in the Pittsburgh area in West Mifflin, Robinson, and Washington.