Katie Johnston

Katie Johnston covers workplace and income inequality for the Globe Business section. She previously wrote about travel and tourism for the Globe and worked as the paper’s music and entertainment editor.

Latest stories

Open for business: companies letting workers see it all

By , Globe Staff

Organizations are increasingly opening their finances, e-mails, performance data, and employee salaries for all workers to see.

For job-seekers, January is jumping

By , Globe Staff

January is the busiest month of the year for job searches and hiring at many employment sites and staffing firms.

Even in liberal Boston, there’s a gender wage gap

By , Globe Staff

Working women in Greater Boston make 77 cents on the dollar compared to men, a gap that reflects the national average.

A hike to $15 minimum wage could cost the state jobs

By , Globe Staff

Such an increase would drive up expenses for three-quarters of employers, according to the Associated Industries of Massachusetts.