The minimum wage in the United States is set by a network of federal, state, and
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This chart shows state minimum wage rates in effect as of Jan. 1, 2017, as well as
future enacted increases. Nineteen states begin the new year with increased ...
Year Nominal Min Wage Minimum Wage in 2012 Dollars 1929 1930 1931 1932
1933 1934 1935.
The table of federal minimum wage rates under the Fair Labor Standards Act,
1938 - 2009 is also available in a PDF Version. In order to view and/or print PDF
New York State's Minimum Wage is $9.00 per hour. Prior to 1960, state minimum
wage rates varied from industry to industry.
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
2017 Updated Minimum Wage Chart - Guidance on Minimum Wage.
Notes: if federal and state law have different minimum wage rates, the higher
standard applies. Minimum Wages are applicable to nonsupervisory, nonfarm, ...
Annual federal minimum wage rates adjusted for inflation from 1955 to 2015.
Jan 4, 2017 ... Even though the federal minimum wage has remained at $7.25 an hour since
2009, most Americans are now covered by higher minimums set ...