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Driving Factor

Keep gas prices from pushing employees over the edge.

This story appears in the December 2006 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

It's getting harder for the average worker to get by. Real wages pay after inflation is factored in--haven't increased in almost four years, thanks in part to higher gas prices.

Some employers are zooming in to help. According to the Society for Human Resource Management, roughly 28 percent of employers are offering employees gas gift certificates, bicycles and increased federal mileage reimbursement rates.

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