The Walt Disney Company Gives $1000 Bonuses to 125,000 Employees

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The Walt Disney Company distributed a $1000 bonus to approximately 125,000 non-executive level full time and part time employees as a result of the corporate benefits in the new tax bill. In addition, Disney will also pledge an additional $50 million for an education program designed to cover tuition costs for many hourly employees.

Employees that started with the company on January 1, 2018 or before will be eligibile for the one-time $1000 cash bonus, to be paid in two payments (March and September).