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Minimum Wage Update

As of December 31, 2015, New York State's minimum wage is $9.00 per hour. New posters and an updated summary listing of rates for all industries are available on our forms page. If you have questions, please review our Frequently Asked Questions. If you need additional assistance or want to file a complaint, please call: 1-888-4NYSDOL (1-888-469-7365).

Minimum Wage Increase 

Beginning December 31, 2013, New York State's minimum wage increased in a series of three annual changes as follows:

$8.00 on 12/31/13              $8.75 on 12/31/14              $9.00 on 12/31/15

If you have questions, please review our Frequently Asked Questions below or contact an office of the Division of Labor Standards.

See information about the Fast Food Wage Board

Fast Food Workers Frequently Asked Questions

Fact Sheet: Minimum Wage for Fast Food Workers (P716)

Fact Sheet: Minimum Wage for Tipped Workers (P717)

Hospitality Industry FAQs for Employers

Hospitality Industry FAQs for Employees

All Other Industries FAQs for Employers

All Other Industries FAQs for Employees

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