For Nineth and her growing family, a job at Walmart opened the door to a better life, with competitive wages, good benefits and the chance to build her career. Her story embodies Walmart's commitment to create opportunities for advancement for all associates.
Like all full- and part-time associates, Tracey is eligible for bonuses based on store performance. This year, she's using part of her bonus to save for a family vacation. In 2013, Walmart associates earned approximately $500 million in bonuses.
Through Walmart's education benefits, 17-year associate Anthony Soto was able to go back to school and complete his college degree, setting an example of hard work and determination for his kids.
Walmart offers 401(k) retirement savings with matching
contributions of up to 6%. That's great news for Thomas, who's been with the company for just over 10 years and is actively planning for retirement after the youngest of his five children finishes school.