Minimum Wage Increased

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.