State Minimum Wage Rates

Attention: 2021 has Minimum Wage Updates across 21 States Effective January 1st, 2021.

Employers of all sizes are required by law to post Labor Law notices reflect the minimum wage rates. In addition, business operating in specific cities have additional City Minimum Wage Updates, and are also required to post updated City Labor Law Posters to reflect minimum wage changes.

Minimum wage notices are included in State Labor Law Posters. Check to see if your business location has a new minimum wage in 2021, and order update posters today.

Note: The rates below are for general informational purposes only and should not be used as legal or professional advice. Please contact your local state agency for more information regarding your State Minimum Wage.

Federal Minimum Wage Information


  • $5.15 - Sept. 1, 1997
  • $5.85 - July 24, 2007
  • $6.55 - July 24, 2008
  • $7.25 - July 24, 2009

State Minimum Wage Rates

State 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021  
Alabama $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Alaska $7.75 $7.75 $7.75 $7.75 $7.75 $8.75 $9.75 $9.80 $9.84 $9.89 $10.19 $10.34 Order Poster
Arizona $7.25 $7.35 $7.65 $7.80 $7.90 $8.05 $8.05 $10.00 $10.50 $11.00 $12.00 $12.15 Order Poster
Arkansas $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.50 $8.00 $8.50 $8.50 $9.25 $10.00 $11.00 Order Poster
California $8.00 $8.00 $8.00 $8.00 $9.00 $9.00 $10.00 $10.50 $11.00 $12.00 $13.00 $14.00 1 Order Poster
Colorado $7.24 $7.36 $7.64 $7.78 $8.00 $8.23 $8.31 $9.30 $10.20 $11.10 $12.00 $12.32 Order Poster
Connecticut $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.70 $9.15 $9.60 $10.10 $10.10 $10.10 $12.00 $12.00 Order Poster
Delaware $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.75 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.75 $9.25 TBD Order Poster
District of Columbia $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $9.50 $10.50 $11.50 $12.50 $13.25 $14.00 $15.00 $15.00 Order Poster
Florida $7.25 $7.31 $7.67 $7.79 $7.93 $8.05 $8.05 $8.10 $8.25 $8.46 $8.56 $8.65 Order Poster
Georgia $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Hawaii $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.75 $8.50 $9.25 $10.10 $10.10 $10.10 $10.10 Order Poster
Idaho $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Illinois $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $10.00 $11.00 Order Poster
Indiana $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Iowa $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Kansas $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Kentucky $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Louisiana $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Maine $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $9.00 $10.00 $11.00 $12.00 $12.15 Order Poster
Maryland $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $8.00 $8.75 $9.25 $10.10 $10.10 $11.00 $11.75 Order Poster
Massachusetts $8.00 $8.00 $8.00 $8.00 $8.00 $9.00 $10.00 $11.00 $11.00 $12.00 $12.75 $13.50 Order Poster
Michigan $7.40 $7.40 $7.40 $7.40 $8.15 $8.15 $8.50 $8.90 $9.25 $9.45 $9.65 $9.65 Order Poster
Minnesota $6.15 $6.15 $6.15 $6.15 $8.00 $9.00 $9.50 $9.50 $9.65 $9.86 $10.00 $10.08 2 Order Poster
Mississippi $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Missouri $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.35 $7.50 $7.65 $7.65 $7.70 $7.85 $8.60 $9.45 $10.30 Order Poster
Montana $7.25 $7.35 $7.65 $7.65 $7.90 $8.05 $8.05 $8.15 $8.30 $8.50 $8.65 $8.75 Order Poster
Nebraska $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $8.00 $9.00 $9.00 $9.00 $9.00 $9.00 $9.00 Order Poster
Nevada $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $8.25 $9.00 $9.75 Order Poster
New Hampshire $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
New Jersey $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $8.25 $8.38 $8.38 $8.44 $8.60 $10.00 $11.00 $12.00 Order Poster
New Mexico $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $7.50 $9.00 $10.50 Order Poster
New York $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $8.00 $8.75 $9.00 $9.70 $10.40 $11.10 $11.80 $12.50 3 Order Poster
North Carolina $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
North Dakota $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Ohio $7.30 $7.40 $7.70 $7.85 $7.95 $8.10 $8.10 $8.15 $8.30 $8.55 $8.70 $8.80 Order Poster
Oklahoma $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Oregon $8.40 $8.50 $8.80 $8.95 $9.10 $9.25 $9.75 $10.75 $10.75 $11.25 $12.00 $12.00 4 Order Poster
Pennsylvania $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Puerto Rico $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 $6.55 Order Poster
Rhode Island $7.40 $7.40 $7.40 $7.75 $8.00 $9.00 $9.00 $9.60 $10.10 $10.50 $11.50 $11.50 Order Poster
South Carolina $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
South Dakota $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $8.50 $8.50 $8.65 $8.65 $9.10 $9.30 $9.45 Order Poster
Tennessee $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Texas $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Utah $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Vermont $8.06 $8.15 $8.46 $8.60 $8.73 $9.15 $9.60 $10.00 $10.50 $10.78 $10.96 $11.75 Order Poster
Virginia $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Washington $8.55 $8.67 $9.04 $9.19 $9.32 $9.47 $9.47 $11.00 $11.50 $12.00 $13.50 $13.69 Order Poster
West Virginia $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $8.00 $8.75 $8.75 $8.75 $8.75 $8.75 $8.75 Order Poster
Wisconsin $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
Wyoming $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 $7.25 Order Poster
 

1 Listed rate is for employers in California with 26 or more employees. Employers in California with 25 or less employees will have a minimum wage of $11.00 per hour.
2 Listed rate is for large employers. Small employers will have a minimum wage of $8.15 per hour. The 90-day training wage and youth wage will also be $8.15 per hour.
3 Listed rate is for most employers in New York State. The minimum wage for New York City will be $15.00 for all businesses. The minimum wage for Long Island and Westchester Counties will be $13.00.
4 Listed rate is the standard state wage of $12.00 per hour. The minimum wage in the Portland Metro Area is $13.25 per hour and the minimum wage in Nonurban counties is $11.50 per hour.

* Based on information gathered from the Department of Labor.

 

City/County Minimum Wage Rates

 
State City/County Current Minimum Wage Effective Date Anticipated Increase Increase Date Purchase
AZ Flagstaff $15.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Belmont $15.90 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Berkeley $16.07 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Cupertino $15.65 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Daly City $15.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA El Cerrito $15.61 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Fremont
(26 or more employees)
$15.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Fremont
(25 or less employees)
$13.50 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Los Altos $15.65 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Los Angeles
(26 or more employees)
$15.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Los Angeles
(25 or less employees)
$14.25 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Malibu
(26 or more employees)
$15.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Malibu
(25 or less employees)
$14.25 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Mountain View $16.30 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Oakland $14.36 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Palo Alto $15.65 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Pasadena
(26 or more employees)
$15.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Pasadena
(25 or less employees)
$14.25 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA Redwood City $15.38 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Richmond $15.21 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA San Diego $14.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA San Leandro $15.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD Jul 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA San Mateo $15.62 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Santa Clara $15.65 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Santa Monica
(25 or less employees)
$14.25 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
CA Santa Monica
(26 or more employees)
$15.00 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
CA Sunnyvale $16.30 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Santa Rosa
(26 or more employees)
$15.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD TBD Order Poster
CA Santa Rosa
(25 or fewer employees)
$14.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD TBD Order Poster
CA Novato
(Very Large Business (100+ employees))
$15.24 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Novato
(Large Business (26-99 employees))
$15.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Novato
(Small Business (1-25 employees))
$14.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA San Francisco $16.07 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
CA Alameda $15.00 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
CA Emeryville $16.84 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
CA Milpitas $15.40 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
CA San Jose $15.45 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Sonoma
(Large Employers)
$15.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Sonoma
(Small Employers)
$14.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Menlo Park $15.25 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Petaluma
(Organizations with 26 or more employees)
$15.20 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
CA Half Moon Bay $15.00 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2021 Order Poster
CA South San Francisco $15.24 Jan 01, 2021 TBD TBD Order Poster
CO Denver $14.77 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
IL Chicago
(Large Employers (21 or more employees))
$14.00 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
IL Cook County $13.00 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
IL Chicago
(Small Employers (4 to 20 employees))
$13.50 Jul 02, 2020 TBD Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
MD Montgomery County
(51 or more employees)
$14.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD TBD Order Poster
MD Montgomery County
(11 to 50 employees)
$13.25 Jul 01, 2020 TBD TBD Order Poster
MD Montgomery County
(10 or less employees)
$13.00 Jul 01, 2020 TBD TBD Order Poster
MN Minneapolis
(Large Business (More than 100 Employees))
$13.25 Jul 02, 2020 $14.25 Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
MN Minneapolis
(Small Business (100 or Fewer Employees))
$11.75 Jul 02, 2020 $12.50 Jul 02, 2021 Order Poster
NM Albuquerque
(without benefits)
$10.50 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
NM Bernalillo County $9.35 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
NM Las Cruces $10.50 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
NM Santa Fe $12.10 Mar 02, 2020 TBD TBD Order Poster
NY Long Island & Westchester Counties $13.00 Jan 02, 2020 TBD Jan 02, 2021 Order Poster
NY New York City
(11 or more employees)
$15.00 Jan 02, 2020 TBD Jan 02, 2021 Order Poster
OR Non-Urban Counties $11.50 Jul 01, 2020 TBD TBD Order Poster
WA Seattle
(501 or more employees)
$16.69 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
WA Seatac $16.57 Jan 01, 2021 TBD Jan 01, 2022 Order Poster
 
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