The current federal minimum wage rate is .25 per hour. However, many states have adopted minimum wage rates higher than the federal rate. When the state rate and the federal rate are different, employers must pay their employees the higher rate.
Here are a few of the following states that have adopted the new minimum wage rates for 2017:
- New York
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