The New Year will start with higher paychecks for over 3 million employees in 21 states due to minimum wage increases January 1, 2015. This bringing more than half the states, a total of 29, above the current federal minimum wage. Some states also have county and city specific minimum wage increases so be sure to check the areas where you are currently doing business. The CNN wire has provided some specific information in the article below.
NEW YORK — The New Year will start well for over 3 million workers — they’re getting a raise.
Employers in 21 states and Washington D.C. will hike their minimum wages on January 1.
This has been a huge year for low wage workers...Read More