Originally Posted by Darryl G
$8/hr isn't even minimum wage where I am and it barely is where you are...seems kind of low to me for a laborer.
That's the point.
It's unskilled labor.
I wouldn't put a new hire on an expensive mower on my valuable accounts.
They would start by trimming and blowing.
I'd like to pay them what they're worth but, there is a minimum wage law.
$8 or, minimum wage is fine to start with until someone demonstrates some skills.