Increasing the Minimum Wage

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July 1 was a big day as the minimum wage increased in 22 different states and jurisdictions across the country. Eight of the 22 increases met or exceeded $14 per hour. San Francisco and Berkeley, CA, have increased to $15.59, the highest minimum wage in the country. Washington, DC increased to $14, and the state of New Jersey increased incrementally to $10, ultimately increasing to $15 by 2024. To see the current wage in your jurisdiction, visit the Department of Labor’s resource page.

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Posted by Will Flourance at 07/05/2019 12:44:45 PM |