Employee Benefits


  • JPM's Dimon well compensated     Friday, 24 Jan 2014 | 12:13 PM ET

    JPMorgan Jamie Dimon will get a $20 million compensation package in total for 2013. This includes a $1.5 million salary base, as well as an $18.5 million incentive package.

  • Obamacare rules on equal coverage delayed -NY Times Saturday, 18 Jan 2014 | 5:07 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Jan 18- The Obama administration is delaying enforcement of a provision of the new healthcare law that prohibits employers from providing better health benefits to top executives than to other employees, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

  • Google once again tops best companies list     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 6:52 AM ET

    Google continues to attract the best and brightest, says Andy Serwer, managing editor of Fortune, discussing its annual list of the top companies to work for.

  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan 15- U.S. Department of Labor officials will travel to Florida to investigate the state's troubled unemployment compensation website following criticism it is failing to get jobless benefits to laid-off workers, an official said on Wednesday.

  • Discussing the economic impact of the benefits extension, with CNBC contributor Jared Bernstein, and Art Laffer of Laffer Associates. The labor market has a way to go, says Bernstein.

  • BOSTON, Jan 6- Americans are unlikely to move to another state to obtain better medical coverage, according to a Harvard study released on Monday that debunks fears expanded Medicaid in some states under the U.S.

  • Losing unemployment benefits timetable     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    A key procedural vote on unemployment benefits is expected to fail in the Senate. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on the crisis.

  • Discussing the factors weighed in deciding minimum wage in varying industries, with Christian Weller, Center for American Progress senior fellow.

  • The lawsuit, filed in Cook County Circuit Court in Chicago, claims that changes to current and retired teacher pensions that were passed by the Illinois General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Pat Quinn earlier this month violate protections for public sector worker retirement benefits in the state constitution.

  • Address structural issue: Santelli     Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 4:16 PM ET

    Maksim Ovsyannikov, SmartRecruiters, and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss the impact of extended unemployment benefits coming to an end tomorrow.

  • FEATURE-The painful path to Obamacare deadline Tuesday, 24 Dec 2013 | 1:52 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Dec 24- Tuesday is a moment of truth for Obamacare. It marks the final deadline for most Americans to sign up for health insurance under President Barack Obama's 2010 Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, if they want coverage starting on Jan. 1. In June 2012, Margaret Tavenner was worried.

  • CTV reporter Omar Sachedina provides insight into the Canadian Supreme Court striking down anti-prostitution laws.

  • OLYMPIA, Wash., Dec 13- A judge on Friday will hear a legal challenge to the voter-approved initiative enacting a $15 minimum wage for travel and hospitality sector workers in a Seattle suburb that is home to the region's main international airport.

  • Workers unite! (So you can become capitalists) Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 8:43 AM ET
    A conference room at JCJ Architecture. The firm became fully owned by its employees this year.

    The number of employee-owned U.S. companies is now increasing by 10 percent or more annually. "It's hardly socialism," says one exec.

  • Dec 11- A federal judge said General Motors Co is not required to pay $450 million to cover medical benefits for retirees, in a defeat for the United Auto Workers union.

  • Retired GM workers just lost $450M in benefits Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:52 PM ET
    General Motors headquarters in Detroit

    A federal judge said General Motors does not need to pay $450 million to cover medical benefits for retirees.

  • Dec 11- A federal judge said General Motors Co is not required to pay $450 million to cover medical benefits for retirees, in a defeat for the United Auto Workers union.

  • Market still digesting jobs data: Pro     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Lindsey Piegza, Sterne Agee chief economist, and CNBC contributor Michael Farr, dig into current market conditions and when the Fed may taper.

  • Former Vermont Governor Howard Dean makes the case for fixing the minimum wage, and Lindsey Piegza, Sterne Agee chief economist, discusses the impact to businesses.

  • DETROIT, Dec 3- A federal judge on Tuesday formally declared Detroit bankrupt, a landmark ruling that clears the way for potentially sweeping cuts to city worker pensions and retirement benefits and for steep and possibly precedent-setting losses to the cash-strapped city's bond holders.

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