Should Employee Salary Increases be in Your Budget?

The Growing your Team Podcast: Episode 161


The decision on what to pay your employees is more than a hiring decision. While you bring employees in at one rate, chances are that employees will not, or at least should not, stay at that exact pay rate the entire time they are employed with you. As a business owner, you have to think about employee salary increases.

The thought of employee salary increases can lead to many questions. When is the right time to give your team members raises? How do you go about salary increases? Are those increases accounted for in your budget? Does your employee even deserve more money?

In this episode of the Growing Your Team podcast, we answer these very questions and dive into how to handle employee salary increases within a small business.  

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