Target plans to hire 100,000 seasonal worker

On Thursday, the American retailer announced it plans to hire 100,000 workers for the holiday season.

The starting wage range for the seasonal workers will be between $15 and $24 an hour.

The new hiring will be done after the company’s existing workers plan their holiday shifts.

In 2021, Target hired 130,000 for the holiday season.

In 2021, Target hired 130,000 for the holiday season.

Meanwhile, Walmart said it plans to hire 40,000 workers for the holiday season, far fewer than last year’s 150,000

Target's quarterly profit plunged by almost 90% after it slashed prices to entice customers.

And, with inflation pinching consumers' pockets, the estimates for this holiday season are very modest.