Walmart to hire more than 1,500 associates in Nebraska


In response to strong demand in stores, Walmart is hiring 150,000 new associates through the end of May.

In Nebraska, Walmart plans to hire more than 1,500 associates to work in stores, clubs, distribution centers and fulfillment centers.

Walmart made a big announcements on Thursday, saying, as a reward for their hard work and dedication to serving customers during this unprecedented health crisis, they will provide more than $365 million in cash bonuses to hourly associates in the U.S.

Every hourly associate employed by the company as of March 1st will qualify, and it will pay out on April 2nd.

In addition, Walmart will accelerate the next scheduled quarterly bonus for associates a month early. The early bonus payout will add up to $180 million nationwide.

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