Ford's hourly workers have received their 2010 profit sharing bonus checks.
DEARBORN, Mich. (WXYZ) - "I'm very happy, it is the best paycheck I've gotten in a long,
That wasTracy Johnson's reaction after receiving her Ford profit
More than forty thousand Ford hourly workers got their profit
sharing bonuses, which average about five thousand dollars.
Andrew Laich will use his check for a trip to Reno, for a
bowling tournament. Donna Montgomery plans to use hers to re-invest
in the company by buying a new car.
"I'll probably be in the dealership tomorrow" said Montgomery.
"I'm keeping my money at Ford" she added.
This is the highest profit sharing check at Ford since 2000.
Ford's salaried workers get their profit sharing checks
The company posted a profit of $6.6 billion for 2010.