Inside the Hidden Poverty Crisis at Universal Studios

February 08, 2024

Evelyn Arceo works 40-plus hours each week at Universal Studios Hollywood. You think, ‘Am I going to I die here?’ ”A new UCLA Labor Center study of Universal Studios Hollywood theme park employees reveals that Arceo is no aberration. Universal Studios is a major tourism attraction. The survey featured input from 1,330 park workers drawn from a pair of unions that represent most Universal Studios personnel. Given the terms of B-192’s deal, Minato is expectant that Local 11 will secure similar gains.