A Living Wage is the hourly wage one requires to cover their basic living expenses. The Living Wage is calculated based on a two-parent family with two children. This differs from the minimum wage determined in each region which Is the lowest wage rate an employer can pay an employee.
This week is Living Wage Week and we are seeing an updated calculation for the first time in two years! Goodbye Garbage believes that a Living Wage is important for both our employees and the economy.
As our team continues to grow and we are proud to be a certified Living Wage Employer.