By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Rivers Casino Pittsburgh is raising its minimum wage to $15 per hour for non-tipped employees.READ MORE: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Pittsburgh Area; High Winds, Potential Hail Expected
The announcement, made on Friday, did not give an exact date for when this change would take effect.READ MORE: Consumer Alert Issued For Italian Village Pizza/Shake Shop In Pleasant Hills
The casino said that tipped employees already take home more than $15 per hour with the combination of hourly wages and tips, adding that on top of all its benefits packages, employees are roughly making the equivalent of $25 per hour.
This change is also planned for Rivers Casino Philadelphia.MORE NEWS: Police: 2 Young Kids Critically Hurt In Quadruple Shooting
Both Rivers Casino Pittsburgh and Rivers Casino Philadelphia are owned by Rush Street Gaming.