The minimum wage in the United States is set by a network of federal, state, and
local statutes. Workers generally must be paid no less than the statutory minimum
wage as specified by either the fed...
Aug 1, 2016 ... Note: Where federal and state law have different minimum wage rates, the .....
The Oklahoma state minimum wage law does not contain current ...
Mar 30, 2016 ... Washington, D.C. and 29 states have rates higher than the federal minimum of
$7.25, according to the National Conference of State ...
Five more states, plus the District of Columbia, will index minimum wage
increases annually beginning in future years: Alaska (2017), D.C. (2017),
Dec 24, 2015 ... If you are among the United States' lowest earners, you could be in for a ...
minimum wage to $15 in 2015, according to a report by the National ...
Jul 21, 2016 ... New Zealand passed the world's first national minimum wage laws ... The first
federal minimum wage laws were passed in America in 1938.
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 ...... The
effective minimum wage has increased in 26 states and D.C. since January 2014.
Here is a list of the current federal minimum wage and the rates for each state for
2017, as well as future scheduled increases in minimum wage.
Since the President's call to action in 2013, 18 states and Washington, D.C. have
passed laws to raise their minimum wage-- benefiting millions of American ...
Jun 21, 2016 ... D.C. lawmakers on Tuesday gave final approval to a bill that will ramp up the
city's hourly minimum wage to $15, lifting pay for most low-income ...