Several States increase Minimum Wage – Revised State Posters Available through SESCO Management Consultants

January 07, 2015

Twenty one states will have new minimum wage requirements beginning January 1, 2015.

The states with changes include:

• Alaska $8.75 per hour
• Arizona $8.05 per hour
• Arkansas $7.50 per hour
• Colorado $8.23 per hour
• Connecticut $9.15 per hour
• Florida $8.05 per hour
• Hawaii $7.75 per hour
• Maryland $8.00 per hour
• Massachusetts $9.00 per hour
• Missouri $7.65 per hour • Montana $8.05 per hour
• Nebraska $8.00 per hour
• New Jersey $8.38 per hour
• Ohio $8.10 per hour
• Oregon $9.25 per hour
• Rhode Island $9.00 per hour
• South Dakota $8.50 per hour
• Vermont $9.15 per hour
• Washington $9.47 per hour
• West Virginia $8.00 per hour
Additionally, on December 31, 2014 New York will increase its minimum wage to $8.75 per hour

SESCO is always available to evaluate your pay practices and ensure that you are compliant with federal and state wage and hour laws. Federal and new state employment posters reflecting the impending changes are available for purchase by contacting us by phone at (423)764-4127, by email at sesco@sescomgt.com, or from our ONLINE STORE.