Boss Mickey is giving Cast Members a raise to $15/hr: In California, 2019 and in Florida, 2021.
Al and Andee talk about the importance of raising the wage for hourly cast members and discuss if a “living wage” is really a living wage.
Additional exciting news is the Disney Aspire program. This amazing opportunity gives cast members access to a free education. The plan is new – but we’re excited to see where it can lead.
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(Photo: Andee’s girls with Cast Members from Indiana Jones Stunt Spectacular! at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.)