Fast Food Workers in Australia (this included McDonalds) are paid a minimum wage of $15 AUD per hour ($13.85 USD) and the average Cheeseburger is still affordable. In fact Hungry Jacks runs specials quite frequently, usually pairing burgers together so you can purchase two for the price of one:

Hungry Jacks Tuesdsay Coupons

In USD that pair of flame-grilled bacon deluxe burgers is roughly $5.50. (You want to move here now, don’t you LOL)

The arguments used to fight raising minimum wage in the US that are based on companies – big or small – not being able to afford the pay hikes have been debunked in many countries around the world. Only the USA remains steadfast stubborn.

Oh! Insight!