Anniversary Date

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about delay in raise:

I work at a small NY law firm (7 lawyers, 2 secretaries, receptionist, librarian and office manager) and have worked for the same partner for over 25 years (15 at the former firm and the balance at the new firm bearing his name). Since I started at the new firm my anniversary date has been July 27. I have not yet received my increase this year and when I discussed this with my boss he said that I would be getting an increase but he hasn’t had time to deal with it and “I would be receiving it retroactively so what’s the problem.”

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