The bonus will be $300 for full-time hourly associates and $150 for part-time hourly and temporary associates, the company said.
Walmart paid almost $180 million in cash bonuses to its hourly associates nationwide.
Guillermo Memo Garcia had been in the hospital since he was shot and wounded in August 2019 at a Walmart in Texas.
Walmart is also encouraging customers to wear face masks while stopping in their stores.
The retailer will limit the number of customers who can be inside the store at one time.
The national retailer said it will also be offering gloves and masks to associates as supplies permit.
Customers cheered at a Walmart in Missouri after a woman gave birth to a baby girl in the store's toilet paper aisle.
The hiring begins now through the end of May.
Walmart is joining the growing list of companies that are dedicating an hour to allow only senior citizens to shop in their stores.
As an Arizonan, Gregory Cohen has never had to stock up ahead of a hurricane or other natural disaster.
Charlene works at a Walmart store in Maryland and has earned a loyal following on Facebook thanks to her creative poses and always serious facial expressions.
If you're spending a lot on convenience—whether in the form of grocery delivery, ride-hailing or meal delivery—your credit card wants to reward you for it, while encouraging you to spend more.
If you love the smell of KFC and you have a fireplace, KFC and Walmart are counting on you to shell out just under 20 bucks for an aromatic log. Yes, the KFC Firelog is back for a limited time.
Many Walmart shoppers were not pleased to learn that the retail giant's employees do not earn holiday pay for foregoing time with their families.
Australian pop superstar Sia shocked shoppers at a Walmart in California on Wednesday when she pretended to be a lottery winner and bought groceries for them.
With the holidays nipping at our heels, retail experts are analyzing this year's shopping trends. By some estimates, brick-and-mortar sales will suffer in favor of their sleeker, more convenient competitor, online shopping.