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Tools for Workers Paid by the Hour

The Huffington Post quoted the US Labor Department saying that 3 out of 5 or 59.1% of the American workforce are now paid by the hour. According to the Labor Department, this rate is up by 0.5% from 2010 and 1.5% from 2008 figures. Although the Economist has noted that the percentage of workers getting paid on an hourly basis has been mounting since 4 decades ago. Most businesses opt to hire part-time workers or contractors to do a full-time employee’s job to keep wages and other expenses a