Walmart announces it will hire more than 2,000 seasonal workers in NC

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Walmart announced Wednesday that it will hire more than 2,000 seasonal workers in North Carolina for the upcoming holiday season.

In addition to offering a chance to earn extra money during the holidays at one of the 215 stores in North Carolina, starting salaries of at least $9 an hour will also provide opportunities to earn at least $1.75 an hour above the current federal and state minimum wage.

Employees initially hired as seasonal sales associates, cashiers and stockers, often continue as full-time employees, according to a press release from the company.

Anyone interested in seasonal work opportunities with Walmart may apply online.