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A 39-year-old remote worker says the flexibility to live his life are worth being 'underpaid' at his job

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Almost half of American workers in a September survey said they would take up to a 5% pay cut to continue to work remotely at least part time after the coronavirus pandemic. Morsa Images/Getty Images
Alonso Morris is working his first remote job - and says he doesn't plan on leaving.
He believes his earning potential is higher than his current salary, but he values the flexibility.
Most workers in a recent survey said they had or might job-hunt if forced to return to the office.
Alonso Morris says he's not making as much money as he could be, but the 39-year-old is more than happy with his...
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