NBC NEWS-Target plans to hire 130,000 seasonal workers for the upcoming holiday season.
That’s up from 120,000 last year. The minimum starting wage is at $13 dollars an hour. Employees will also get a 10 percent discount on store purchases.
The first seasonal hiring events are slated for October 11th through the 13th and there will be two more in November.
According to Target 40 percent of last year’s seasonal workers kept their jobs after the holidays.