On December 31, 2014, New York's minimum wage increased from $8.00 to $8.75 per hour. Beginning December 31, 2013, New York State’s minimum wage increased and will continue to increase in a series of three annual changes:
- $8.00 on 12/31/13
- $8.75 on 12/31/14
- $9.00 on 12/31/15
For more information on wage and hour law and the minimum wage increase, please visit the New York Department of Labor website.