The 2014 California Wage and Benefit Survey results are now available. The survey was conducted by the Farm Employers Labor Service (FELSSM), Western Growers and several other ag organizations. The survey provides a reference for estimating pay rates, benefits and understanding compensation structures used by California agricultural firms. Fourteen on-the-farm jobs titles from supervisor to general laborer are included in the survey.
Whether you are a large or small employer, the ACA will impact the way in which you provide health care benefits to your employees. New regulations giving detail to the law are being written at a frenetic pace. Western Growers is committed to keeping you informed. We are available to guide you through your specific business requirements so you can ensure your business is prepared and in compliance.
Read the article by Tom Nassif, President and CEO of Western Growers. The article was published in the Wall Street Journal.
The article discusses how people who harvest our food are just as important as those who swing a bat.