Gaming operator SJM Holdings has confirmed in an internal announcement that it is to increase the salaries of its employees by 5% from this month.
According to the Macaubusinessdaily.com website, the operator’s contributions to the provident fund of its workers will also be based on a combination of the employee’s basic salary and tips, which is often referred to as ‘tea money’.
In an internal statement, SJM said: “Despite the prospect of the economy remaining unknown, [SJM] is still optimistic about the long term development of the economy.
“[As such, SJM] has decided to be the first in the industry to announce a salary increase for its employees, improving benefits and carrying out a bonus scheme just as before.”
In addition, the firm is to rescind the position of ‘dealer inspector’, known as interns of supervisors.
Staff at this level will be consequently promoted to the position of pit supervisor and take on the corresponding salary.
source : www.igamingbusiness.com