RICHMOND, Va. – After a strong fourth quarter, Walmart associates are receiving bonuses.
More than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates will receive a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent growth in fourth-quarter comparative sales.
In Virginia, associates will be awarded approximately $6.2 million for fourth quarter performance.
"Our associates are the backbone of our company, and I am incredibly proud of their tremendous work this quarter," said Brent Rains, Regional General Manager for Walmart. "Their focus on our customers and providing them with a fast and friendly experience is a huge part of our overall success in Virginia. These bonuses are a way to thank them for their hard work and let them know we appreciate their contribution in stores across the state."
Both full- and part-time associates are eligible for cash bonuses based on store performance.
For the full fiscal year, Walmart U.S. associates received nearly $800 million in store performance-based bonuses.
In Virginia, associates shared more than $26.3 million in store performance-based bonuses for the full fiscal year.