Universal to hire 2,500 new employees, bumps hourly pay to $10


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On Monday, Universal Studios announced that it is currently hiring 2,500 more full-time, part-time and seasonal team members to prepare for this summer season.

Universal will be filling positions in Culinary, Food Services, Security, Custodial, Parking & Transportation and Warehouse, among others.

They also announced an hourly base pay raise to $10 that will go into effect on June 1. Universal stated that the base rates will "continue to be reviewed moving forward."