I hope this Labor Day you’re spending time with family and friends and enjoying the last days of summer.
While the National Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased by 2.2% in February 2018, our efforts during the 2017 contract negotiations will result in a raise above the national average (and our negotiated floor of 2.0%)!
The San Francisco/Oakland Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) for February 2018 just came in at 3.8%.
After including the 0.50% negotiated increase, our total raise is 4.3%.
This increase will be effective on 04/16/18, appearing on your 05/04/18 paycheck.