IKEA, Gap, and eight more companies that pay higher than minimum wage

IKEA, Gap, and these eight companies pay entry-level employees more than the federal minimum wage. Can you guess which company pays the best? 

5. Whole Foods Market

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John Pittenger tosses up a pizza dough at the Whole Foods Market in Woodmere Village, Ohio on March 27. The minimum hourly wage for Whole Foods Market is $11.

Minimum hourly wage: $11

The starting pay for an employee at Whole Foods Market, a natural-foods store, is $11. The average hourly pay for employees in 2013 was $18.89, according to a company report.

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