The minimum wage in the United States is set by a network of federal, state, and
local laws. Employers generally must pay workers the highest minimum wage ...
Year Nominal Min Wage Minimum Wage in 2012 Dollars 1929 1930 1931 1932
1933 1934 1935.
When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents.
Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $4.13 today. Scroll over the chart to see
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
effective date, new minimum wage, old minimum wage, amount of increase,
percentage of increase over previous wage. January 1, 2016, $10.00, $9.00,
Jul 21, 2016 ... New Zealand passed the world's first national minimum wage laws ..... a chart
showing minimum wage laws around the world in terms of US ...
Minimum Wages in the United States averaged 2.87 USD/Hour from 1938 until ...
This page provides - United States Minimum Wages- actual values, historical ...
Jul 21, 2016 ... The buying power of the federal minimum wage hasn't kept up with inflation,
despite periodic increases.
Mar 10, 2016 ... The Pew Research Center published a chart showing the minimum wage from
Jul 23, 2015 ... As efforts to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour have stalled
repeatedly, several states and cities – from Los Angeles to New ...