Walmart announces more than $700 million Bonus  for staff

Walmart announces more than $700 million Bonus for staff

Company also extends associate COVID emergency leave policy to July 5, 2021.


Walmart has announced more than $700 million in additional cash bonuses to its U.S.-based associates. The company's latest bonus announcement includes $319 million in quarterly bonuses paid in associates' Nov. 25 paychecks following strong third quarter business performance and an estimated $388 million in special cash bonuses to be paid Dec. 24 in recognition of associates' sustained commitment to customers during the pandemic. Full- and part-time associates are eligible for both bonuses. 


John Furner, president and CEO - Walmart U.S. said, "As we come to a close on this historic year, I'm filled with gratitude for how our associates have led through one of the most trying periods for our company and country. Our associates have stepped up to serve our customers, communities and each other when it was truly needed most, and we're pleased to recognize their efforts with a quarterly bonus for
strong store performance and a fourth special cash bonus."


Approximately 1.5 million full-and part-time Walmart and Sam's Club associates working in the company's stores, clubs, distribution centers
and fulfillment centers will receive the special cash bonus on Dec 24. It will be Walmart's fourth special cash bonus paid to U.S.-based associates since the start of the pandemic and will bring Walmart's total 2020 quarterly and special cash bonuses for its associates to more than $2.8 billion.



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