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2019 Minimum Wage Rates

The chart below lists the most up-to-date minimum wage rate per state. Employers are required to post the minimum wage as determined by the state and federal laws at all times for their employees. Minimum wage rates will increase as a result of CPI, Federal wage increase or cost-of-living accommodation.

State 2019 Rate Future Increases Purchase
Alabama $7.25
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Alaska $9.89
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Arizona $11.00 $12.00 eff. 1-1-20
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Arkansas $9.25
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California $12.00 $13.00 eff. 1-1-20
$14.00 eff. 1-1-21
$15.00 eff. 1-1-22
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Colorado $11.10 $12.00 eff. 1-1-20
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Connecticut $10.10
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Delaware $9.25 (eff. 10-1-19)
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District of Columbia $14.00 $15.00 eff. 7-1-20
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Federal Contractor $10.60
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Florida $8.46
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Georgia $7.25
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Hawaii $10.10
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Idaho $7.25
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Illinois $8.25
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Indiana $7.25
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Iowa $7.25
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Kansas $7.25
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Kentucky $7.25
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Louisiana $7.25
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Maine $11.00 $12.00 eff. 1-1-20
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Maryland $10.10
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Massachusettes $12.00 $12.75 eff. 1-1-20
$13.50 eff. 1-1-21
$14.25 eff. 1-1-22
$15.00 eff. 1-1-23
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Michigan $10.00
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Minnesota $9.86
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Mississippi $7.25
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Missouri $8.60
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Montana $8.50
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Nebraska $9.00
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Nevada $8.25
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New Hampshire $7.25
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New Jersey $8.85
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New Mexico $7.50
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New York $11.10 $12.50 eff. 12-31-20

After 12-31-20, the rate is adjusted annually for inflation until it reaches $15.00
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North Carolina $7.25
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North Dakota $7.25
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Ohio $8.55
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Oklahoma $7.25
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Oregon $10.75 $12.00 eff. 7-1-20
$12.75 eff. 7-1-21
$13.50 eff. 7-1-22
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Pennsylvania $7.25
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Puerto Rico $7.25
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Rhode Island $10.50
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South Carolina $7.25
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South Dakota $9.10
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Tennessee $7.25
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Texas $7.25
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Utah $7.25
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Vermont $10.78
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Virginia $7.25
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Washington $12.00 $13.50 eff. 1-1-2020
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West Virginia $8.75
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Wisconsin $7.25
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Wyoming $7.25
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