Pros And Cons Of Minimum Wage Essay

766 Words Mar 28th, 2016 4 Pages
Pros and Cons of Minimum Wage What comes to your mind when you hear minimum wage? In my mind, a minimum wage is only temporary for a teenage condition. For example, for minimum wage jobs are the stepping stone to gain experiences and skills for a better rewarding job. I work at Fresno Unified School District (FUSD) as an AVID tutor at Sunnyside High School, and I get paid minimum wage. My experience from being an AVID tutor has good and bad time. Working with my students that I am assigned to be their tutor are very well respectful and awesome; however, while some others students that I have to cover for like my co-workers when they are not available, some of their students are respectful of acknowledging that it is my job to do what I have to do while some others students are very disrespectful and immature. For instance, while help with students, I always using my mentality unlike some people who work with their hands and feets, I feel that I should get paid more, but at the same time, I felt that it is unfair to others. My parents told me that my first job may not be a job that I will like or love, but at least, it can help me pay for gas, car insurance, phone bill, and foods. Plus, being a tutor is only a temporary job to gain skills to put on my resume. It surprises me that people are fighting for minimum wage to increase from ten to fifteen dollars. This defeats the purpose of a person working at Mcdonald 's flipping burgers. There are many advantages and…

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