By Nazish Dholakia
Workers in New York City will see their pay tick upward in 2014, according to a survey by Aon Hewitt.Working New Yorkers will get a salary bump of 2.8%, up from 2.6% in 2013. But the expected increase still falls short of the national average, 3%.In fact, the survey places New York City among places that will see the lowest increases in salary, along with Boston, where employees are expected to see salary increases of 2.8%, according to the survey released Thursday.On average, executives in New York City and non-union hourly employees, like retail and tourism workers, can expect their salaries to increase by 2.9% in 2014, slightly above the citys average. Salaried employees and salaried employees who are eligible for overtime will see their pay edge higher by 2.8% and 2.7%, respectively.The survey found that nationally, salary increases have inched upward every year since 2009, when they hit an all-time low of 1.8%. At the high end nationally, executives can expect a 3% increase in 2014 while at the low end of the spectrum, union employees are likely to get an uptick in wages of 2.6%.
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