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Remington jobs, wages in Huntsville exceed goals

(Source: Remington/WAFF file) (Source: Remington/WAFF file)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A huge milestone for Remington was announced Wednesday after they hit and exceeded their hiring and wage targets ahead of their 2016 goal.

The Huntsville plant agreed to meet the required 280 jobs by this February, but they already hit that by August of last year.

Remington says that they hired over 300 employees with an average wage *higher than what was required.

Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle says he's happy about this milestone.

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