Minimum Wage Increase Effective July 24, 2008

Posted on July 24, 2008


Effective July 24, 2008, the federal minimum wage for covered nonexempt employees increases to $6.55 per hour.  This is the second of three stepped increases provided for in the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007.  The next increase will take effect on July 24, 2009 and will raise the minimum wage to $7.25 per hour. 

N. DeWayne Pope, DeWayne Pope LLC

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