2016 Minimum Wage Changes

The following states will be increasing the minimum wage for 2016. Don’t forget to contact your payroll team, as many providers will not¬†automatically update the wage rate without your authorization!

State Min Wage Tipped Employee Min Wage
Alaska $9.75 N/A
Arkansas $8.00 N/A
California $10.00 N/A
Connecticut $9.60 $6.07
Hawaii $8.50 $7.75
Massachusetts $10.00 $3.35
Michigan $8.50 $3.23
Nebraska $9.00 $2.13
New York $9.00 (eff. Dec. 31, 2015) $7.50 (eff. Dec. 31, 2015)
Rhode Island $9.60 $3.39
South Dakota $8.55 $4.28
Vermont $9.60 $4.80
West Virginia $8.75 $2.62