On Jan.1, the hourly minimum wage increased in 11 states: Arizona, $7.25; Colorado, $7.28; Connecticut, $8.00; Florida, $7.21; Missouri, $7.05; Montana, $6.90; New Mexico, $7.50; Ohio, $7.30; Oregon, $8.40; Vermont, $8.06; Washington, $8.55.
The federal minimum, currently $6.55 per hour, is scheduled to increase on July 24 to $7.25.
Note: When states set a higher minimum wage than the federal, employees are always entitled to the higher rate.
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