Certified Public Accountants and Business Advisors

Minnesota Minimum Wage

Effective August 1, 2014, the State of Minnesota has passed a minimum wage increase, raising the minimum wage in a series of three phases. Beginning in 2018 the minimum wage will be tied to inflation.

*There are specific requirements to determine if an employer is engaged in interstate commerce. You may qualify as a Large Employer, even if your gross sales qualify you as a Small Employer. You will find additional information at the Department of Labor website.

**The same rate applies for the 90-Day Training Wage (18 and 19 years old) and the Youth Wage (Under 18 years old).