Minimum Wage Increases in 2017

Type:  General 

17 States Will Increase Minimum Wage effective January 1, 2017, including Massachusetts

 

The following are the minimum wage increases by state for your reference.  If you have any questions, please contact Lauren Brenner at Lbrenner@telamonins.com.

 

State

Hourly Minimum Wage

Effective Date

Alaska

 $9.80

January 1, 2017

Arizona

 $10.00

January 1, 2017

Arkansas

 $8.50

January 1, 2017

California

 $10.50

January 1, 2017

Colorado

 $9.30

January 1, 2017

Connecticut

 $10.10

January 1, 2017

District of Columbia

 $12.50

July 1, 2017

Florida

 $8.10

January 1, 2017

Hawaii

 $9.25

January 1, 2017

Maine

 $9.00

January 1, 2017

Maryland

 $9.25

July 1, 2017

Massachusetts

 $11.00

January 1, 2017

Michigan

 $8.90

January 1, 2017

Montana

 $8.15

January 1, 2017

New Jersey

 $8.44

January 1, 2017

New York-workers employed in New York City by businesses with 11 or more employees

 $11.00

December 31, 2016

New York-workers employed in New York City by businesses with 10 or fewer employees

 $10.50

December 31, 2016

New York-workers employed in Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester Counties

 $10.00

December 31, 2016

New York-workers in the remainder of New York State

 $9.70

December 31, 2016

Ohio

 $8.15

January 1, 2017

South Dakota

 $8.65

January 1, 2017

Vermont

 $10.00

January 1, 2017

Washington

 $11.00

January 1, 2017