Two-thirds of employers they’re taking some type of action to increase merit pay differentiation in 2018. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Despite the fact that the economy has been humming along, workers just aren’t going to see much benefit from it.

That’s according to an HRDive report, which says that pay increases will pretty much stagnate over the next year. This discouraging news comes from a new Aon research study that projects increases in base pay at just 3.0 percent in 2018, up just a hair from 2.9 percent in 2017.

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