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Minimum Wages in New York to Increase on Dec. 31

Posted on December 06 2017 07:08 PM

New Rates Effective Across the State

Effective December 31, 2017, minimum wage increases will take effect in New York as follows:

  • Statewide: $10.40 per hour; and $11.75 per hour for fast food workers
  • New York City: $13.00 per hour for employers with 11 or more employees; $12.00 per hour for employers with 10 or fewer employees; and $13.50 per hour for fast food workers
  • Westchester, Nassau & Suffolk Counties: $11.00 per hour; and $11.75 per hour for fast food workers

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