Q: What Is the Federal Minimum Wage?

Under the Fair Labor and Standards Act (FLSA), the 2019 federal minimum wage is $7.25 per hour. That’s stayed the same since July 24, 2009.

Make sure to keep up on changes to the minimum wage by visiting this federal Department of Labor webpage.

Your state may also have its own minimum wage requirements.

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