Doubling McDonald’s Salaries Would Make Your Big Mac Cost Just 68¢ More
“Better shut your mouth, Mayor!”
Here’s a little tidbit for all those Raising Minimum Wage will Destroy our Society people:
Doubling the salaries and benefits of all McDonald’s employees — from workers earning the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour to CEO Donald Thompson, whose 2012 compensation totaled $8.75 million — would cause the price of a Big Mac to increase just 68 cents, from $3.99 to $4.67, University of Kansas research assistant Arnobio Morelix told HuffPost. In addition, every item on the Dollar Menu would go up by 17 cents.
What’s it gonna be people, save a few pennies per fast-food sandwich, or end minimum wage indentured servitude?
Read: Doubling McDonald’s Salaries Would Cause Your Big Mac To Cost Just 68¢ More: Study.