Amazon to Pay $500 Million in Employee Holiday Bonuses

Amazon to Pay $500 Million in Employee Holiday Bonuses
Danny Vena, The Motley Fool

In a blog post on Thanksgiving Day, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced that it would pay more than $500 million to employees in holiday bonuses. Amazon said that combined with other holiday incentives, it would work out to about $750 million in additional pay for its frontline workers. This brings the total bonuses paid to Amazon employees across the globe this year to more than $2.5 billion.