A minimum wage is the lowest remuneration that employers may legally pay to
workers. Equivalently, it is the price floor below which workers may not sell their ...
This chart shows state minimum wage rates in effect as of Jan. 1, 2016, as well as
future enacted increases. Fourteen states begin the new year with increased ...
As of December 31, 2015, New York State's minimum wage is $9.00 per hour.
Posters and summaries listing rates for all industries are available on our forms ...
The federal minimum wage for covered nonexempt employees is $7.25 per hour
effective July 24, 2009. The federal minimum wage provisions are contained in ...
15 states, plus the District of Columbia, index their minimum wages to rise
automatically with the cost of living. 10 states currently index minimum wage
Provides news, quick facts, resources, and campaigns to raise the minimum
wage at the state and federal levels. From the National Employment Law Project.
News, research and press releases, from the Employment Policies Institute.
Although there are some exceptions, almost all employees in California must be
paid the minimum wage as required by state law. Effective January 1, 2016, the ...
The federal minimum wage has not been raised since 2009. In the absence of
action at the national level, many states and localities have raised their own ...
Washington's minimum wage applies to workers in both agriculture and non-
agricultural jobs, although 14- and 15-year-olds may be paid 85% of the