Amazon Offers $2,000 "Resignation Bonuses" to Bust Union Drive in Alabama – Payday Report

Amazon workers protest as they seek to unionize (photo, Jennifey Conley/Common Dreams)

Now, Amazon is doing something that labor observers have never seen before in a union election; they are offering $2,000 “resignation bonuses” to quit.

Workers throughout the plant received emails offering them bonuses if they simply quit their jobs. The emails offer workers, who worked for 2 peak seasons, at least $2,000 to quit. If workers have been there at least 3 peak seasons, they are offering them $3,000.

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