By: Michael Mandarino, Follow South Jersey Managing Editor
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — More than 2,000 employees of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City will receive bonuses for the second consecutive year.
Team members at the Atlantic City casino will receive bonuses based on their roles within the organization. 1,822 hourly workers will get a $250 bonus, while 197 supervisors and workers with salaries will receive $500. An additional 165 managers will get $1,000 bonuses, and the Atlantic City employees’ bonuses will total more than $1,000,000.
“The dedication of our team members has been crucial to driving the success of our casino resorts, and we are proud that Hard Rock Atlantic City has been able to prevail during these challenging times,” Jim Allen, the Chairman of Hard Rock International, said in a press release. “We are committed to the well-being of our valued team members.”
Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the Seminole Tribe of Florida and Hard Rock International have devoted more than $90 million to COVID-19 relief in a number of different ways. Among these ways was the continuation of employee pay as the pandemic got underway along with benefit extensions and grocery card distributions.
“This is a very exciting time for our team members that was made possible by our incredibly generous owners, the Seminole Tribe of Florida, along with Chairman of Hard Rock International Jim Allen and Hard Rock Atlantic City partners Jack Morris, Joe and Michael Jingoli who have truly brought light and hope into the new year,” Joe Lupo, the President of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, said in a release.
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