Politics & Government

July 4, 2014 12:00 AM

Gap between state workers and counterparts’ earnings one issue in Inslee pay talks

A survey by a state-paid consultant found the vast majority of workers earn less pay than private and public sector peers, but also that the state’s medical benefits are still better.

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