Chipotle Raising Average Wage to $15 Per Hour

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Chipotle Raising Average Wage to $15 Per Hour

Facing a worrying shortage of restaurant workers in this country, burrito-king Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) is enacting a sweeping pay raise. Chipotle is also rolling out referral bonuses for its employees, essentially drafting them in the effort to find fresh manpower. All told, aided by these sweeteners, Chipotle aims to hire 20,000 new workers throughout the U.S. this year.