# Minimum wage
Starting From New Year 2024, Minimum Wage For NYC Workers Will Increase To $16 Per Hour
You're going to receive more money if you work in New York and are currently on minimum wage. The state Labor Department reports that starting on January 1, hourly wages will increase throughout the state, with New Yorkers expected to see the largest increase.
Virginia Democrats Introduce Legislation on Abortion, Guns, and Minimum Wage
Virginia Democrats have wasted no time in using their newly attained majority power to introduce legislation for the upcoming General Assembly session. The proposed bills cover a range of party priorities, including banning assault weapons, raising the minimum wage, and guaranteeing access to abortion. These measures are expected to clash with the agenda of Republican Governor Glenn Youngkin, who had proposed a 15-week ban on most abortions. With the Democrats now controlling the House and holding a slim majority in the Senate, the stage is set for potential conflicts and debates on key issues in Virginia politics.
Florida Hourly Pay Below Nat'l Average Even After Minimum Wage Increase
Disclaimer: This article was written for informational purposes only. In 2020, Florida voters approved raising the state's minimum wage each year by one dollar. As written, the annual increase caps off in 2026 at $15 for non-tipped hourly employees.
Big Changes Coming to Your Fast-Food Bill: California's $20 Minimum Wage Shake-Up
The California fast food industry is about to undergo some changes as the state implements a $20 minimum wage for fast food workers. While this development is good news for employees it has sparked concerns about the impact on restaurants across the state.
California Health Care Workers’ Wage Hike Sparks Cost Controversy
The recent wage increase for health care workers in California has sparked a heated debate about fair compensation. According to the new legislation, the minimum wage for industry employees will gradually rise to $25 an hour, benefiting around half a million Californians.
New worker minimum wage increase ruins the fast food industry
Yet another fast food business filed for bankruptcy. Fans left devasted. The news follows states increasing minimum wages. The already difficult-to-find burger joint will be harder to locate.
This Mid-Sized CA Fast-Food Chain Faces a Major Setback Due to New $20 Minimum Wage
California's fast-food scene is about to witness significant changes with new minimum wage law, and some local favourites are at the forefront of the impact. The introduction of a groundbreaking law, set to establish a $20 minimum wage for fast-food chains, is creating waves of concern for this fast-casual burger chain.
McDonald's; Record Profits & Fighting Minimum Wage Rise
Mcdonald's owners say the new California minimum wage of $20. will be a devestating financial blow to them. The new law gives fast food workers a more realistic living wage, given that many are primary wage earners, unlike the past when kids working after school made up much of the staff. Critics say the burden will fall on small business owners.
Opinion: Mississippi’s Minimum Wage Remains Unchanged While the Cost of Living Skyrocket
This post includes content written by AI. Do you remember where you were in 2009? Perhaps celebrating the inauguration of the first Black president of the United States, or maybe worrying about the repercussions of the 2008 financial crisis? It was a year of hope and change for many, but for minimum wage workers in Mississippi, not much has changed since then. While the federal minimum wage increased to $7.25 per hour in 2009, it has remained stagnant in Mississippi, which has no state-mandated minimum wage.
California’s New Wage Law for Fast Food Workers: A Victory or a Challenge?
A big change is coming to California's fast food industry, as a new law will make large chains pay their workers $20 an hour. The law, which the state passed in September 2023, will apply to fast food places with at least 60 locations across the country. It will raise the minimum wage from $15 an hour to $20 an hour by April 2024. The law's goal is to help fast food workers, who often have a hard time paying their bills and face health and safety issues.
McDonald's and Chipotle Set To Raise Menu Prices in Response to California's $20 Minimum Wage
California's fast-food industry is undergoing a significant change as the state's minimum wage for fast-food workers is set to increase to $20 an hour starting in April. This move has prompted major chains like McDonald's and Chipotle to reconsider their pricing strategies, leading to potential shifts in the dining landscape.
Texas Roadhouse Raises Prices; Minimum Wage and Beef Cost Increases are Blamed
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McDonald's and Chipotle announce price raises in California due to minimum wage increase
In a recent announcement coinciding with their quarterly earnings reports, McDonald’s and Chipotle Mexican Grill have disclosed plans to implement menu price increases in the state of California next year.
Bellingham Ballot: Voters Face Crucial Decisions on Minimum Wage and Tenant Protections
Bellingham voters are on the brink of significant decisions as they prepare to vote on two crucial ballot measures: one aiming to raise the minimum wage beyond $17 per hour and the other focused on enhancing tenant protections.
Michigan May Be Getting $15 Minimum Wage
Some people in Michigan may be getting a pay bump soon. There is a ballot proposal to raise Michigan’s minimum wage to $15 an hour. In 2022, a petition to get the measure on the ballot got 610,000 signatures. Now the Michigan Bureau of Elections has recommended that the Raise the Wage MI Ballot should appear on the 2024 ballot.
The Great Wage Debate: Bellingham's 'Initiative One' Seeks to Boost Minimum Wage!
Bellingham, a city in Washington, is on the verge of a significant decision that will impact its workforce profoundly. Voters are set to decide on Initiative One, which proposes raising the city's minimum hourly wage to $17.28 in 2024 and further to $19.28 in 2025.
California Health Care Workers Win Big: Governor Gavin Newsom Approves $25 Minimum Wage!
In a significant move, Governor Gavin Newsom has approved Senate Bill 525, raising the minimum wage for health care workers in California to $25 per hour. This decision comes after intense negotiations between lawmakers, hospitals, clinics, and labor unions, aiming to address the workforce shortage exacerbated by the pandemic.
Governor Newsom Enacts Groundbreaking Legislation, Gradually Increasing Minimum Wage for Healthcare
California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a historic bill on Friday that paves the way to gradually increase the minimum wage for health care workers to $25 per hour within the next decade. This move signifies a significant step toward better compensation for health care workers in the state.