Amazon plans to make 70% of temporary workers hired during pandemic permanent

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Amazon is offering permanent positions to about 125,000 of its temporary workers. 

That’s around 70% of the employees it hired during the coronavirus pandemic. 

The workers have been helping the company deal with increased demand from customers who are stuck at home. 

Amazons says the permanent positions will pay $15 an hour and will start in June. 

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