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Florida's minimum wage set to increase on January 1

Florida's minimum wage set to increase on January 1”

And while states like OH and Kentucky have blocked wage increases, others like Colorado and Hawaii just instituted pay raises of nearly a dollar.

"This is the fourth time that the Fine Gael-led Government has introduced an increase to the minimum wage since it was cut in 2010".

A new year on Monday will bring a slight increase in New Jersey's minimum wage.

The new minimum wage would result in an Irish worker taking home a gross income of €1,613.95 per month, and €1,521.57 after tax. Cathy Young, R-Olean, and Goodell for making sure the increase to $15 is phased in over the next few years. Of the 13 states that raised their minimum wage in 2014, 12 saw employment growth.[4] When employees believe they are being adequately compensated for their hard work, businesses see better productivity and decreased turnover. It will reach $15 an hour on July 1, 2021. Then, the wage will increase according to a formula.

There is also a misconception that those working minimum wage jobs are mostly young people, but that's not true.

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"In many cases, our employers are paying beyond minimum wage", he said.

The voter-approved law originally required tipped employees like waiters and waitresses to make minimum wage regardless of how much they made in tips.

The minimum wage will rise to $11 an hour for workers in Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester counties and $10.40 an hour for employees in the rest of the state.

The statewide minimum wage will increase to $15 an hour for other workers, but on a different schedule than the one established for fast-food employees.



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