Adjusting the minimum wage may affect current and future levels of employment,
prices of goods and services, economic growth, income inequality and poverty.
Jan 1, 2015 ... States with minimum wage rates higher than the federal ..... The Oklahoma state
minimum wage law does not contain current dollar minimums.
The federal minimum wage provisions are contained in the Fair Labor ... Some
state laws provide greater employee protections; employers must comply with
both. ... Frances Perkins Building, 200 Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, DC
If an employee is subject to both the state
and federal minimum wage
laws, the employee is entitled to the higher of the two minimum wages
A minimum wage
of $4.25 per hour applies to young workers under the age of 20 during their first 90 consecutive calendar days of ... More »
Did your state's minimum wage make the list? ... Top 10 states for the minimum
wage .... Virginia would pay those wages if the cost of living was as high as DC.
D.C.'s new wage of $10.50 an hour makes it the first jurisdiction to cross the $10
threshold among the states. Maryland's minimum wage rose to $8.25 on July 1.
Jul 23, 2015 ... How it Happened: The Los Angeles city council voted in May to increase the local
minimum wage to $15 by 2020, up from the current $9.
Five more states, plus the District of Columbia, will index minimum wage
increases annually beginning in future years: Alaska (2017), D.C. (2017),
Jul 24, 2015 ... Protesters demand a rise in the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, on
Capitol Hill in Washington DC. Photograph: Xinhua /Landov ...