No Raise this Year?

Discussion in 'FedEx Discussions' started by MassWineGuy, Jun 18, 2016.

  1. MassWineGuy

    MassWineGuy Active Member

    I didn't hear it myself from a manager, but one manager at my station told another Express courier yesterday that we won't be getting raises this year. Has anyone else heard anything about this?
     
  2. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    That sucks.

    We get our split raise of $.40/hr Aug. 1.
     
  3. Nolimitz

    Nolimitz Active Member

    Shocking I tell ya. wasn't 6% last year good enough?
     
  4. I get 18 cents
     
  5. MAKAVELI

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    If that's true, I suspect they will be severely understaffed this peak.;)
     
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  6. El Morado Diablo

    El Morado Diablo Active Member

    Wouldn't surprise me.

    They've also delayed paying out the MAP bonus for unused sick time. This is after they were bragging about reaching the profit improvement plan goal and having a great 4th quarter. No matter how good or bad things are the one thing you can count on is FedEx changing the rules to suit the company.
     
  7. 1314

    1314 Member

    I heard diff at my sta. Our sm told us we were getting an immediate raise for middle range n some of us were going to top out asap...it was in a morning meeting he told all of us i doubt he would talk all this crap n in the end not keep his word . its been advertised too much at least round here. Am in the west coast. He said this last week,sometimes i think they tell all of us diff stuff since we are all in diff regions.
     
  8. vantexan

    vantexan Well-Known Member

    No raise and I quit.
     
  9. vantexan

    vantexan Well-Known Member

    A lot of op's mgr's like to screw with couriers heads so take it with a grain of salt. But based on this company's track record it wouldn't be shocking.
     
  10. bacha29

    bacha29 Well-Known Member

    For what it's worth . Next week the 4th quarter operating results and end of the fiscal year summary comes out. You might be able to glean something from that from a pay perspective. Of course remember last week they raised the dividend and you know that it's going to be made up someplace.
     
  11. fdxsux

    fdxsux Member

    FedEx does a lot of stupid stuff, but I can't imagine they would announce a ten step plan and then say no raises before the year is even out.
     
  12. Route 66

    Route 66 Flacid Member

    Well if they don't give us a raise this year we can all rest assured it's being done (or being not done if you prefer) with our very best interest at the company's heart.
    You know, we won't have to worry about getting shoved into a higher tax bracket and stuff like that.

    God bless ya Fred.
     
  13. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    ...and do what?
     
  14. Cactus

    Cactus Just telling it like it is

    Why are you worried about it?
     
  15. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Just curious about the job openings in Nicaragua.
     
  16. vantexan

    vantexan Well-Known Member

    Move to Europe!
     
  17. bacha29

    bacha29 Well-Known Member

    If Great Britain does leave the common market the only major power left will be Germany and they can't carry the rest of the continent all by themselves. The potential for a full blown collapse of the European economy is real as evidenced by the fact that German banks now pay negative interest rates on deposits. So if you go be prepared for a quick return to the states.
     
  18. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    The socialist policies of the countries in southern Europe bankrupted the continent.
     
  19. bacha29

    bacha29 Well-Known Member

    And a lot of currency manipulation and wealth hiding in Swiss and off shore banks.
     
  20. SmithBarney

    SmithBarney Well-Known Member

    We just got our market level adjustment... some folks up almost $2...
    next week probably pay reductions to help pay for TNT and the Pharmaceutical lawsuits.
    But we'll gladly help pay because we LOVE FEDEX...