New Minimum Wage For South Dakota 2017 Labor Poster

Based on South Dakota 2017 Labor Poster, employers will pay their workers nothing less than $8.65 per hour. This is for non-tipped workers. Tipped employees shall on the other hand earn 0.05 cents more from an initial $4.275. The new rate is in line with the federal rate of inflation. Inflation is majorly influenced by […]

Colorado Minimum Wage Increase for 2017

Like New York and New Jersey, Colorado has also voted in favor of an increase in the minimum wage across the state. The state government after public voting in favor of the amendment adopted the change in law proposed under Amendment 70. According to the results of the polls, almost 55% of the people voted […]

Minimum Wage Increases vs. the U.S. Inflation Rate

The first minimum wage law was passed in 1894 in New Zealand. It covered all businesses and industries across the country. The second one was enacted in Victoria, Australia. That would be later in 1990. This one covered a few industries within the country. The U.K. passed its own set in 1909. It was introduced […]

Wisconsin Special Minimum Wage Poster Update

There has been a lot of criticism of the current labor laws. Unfortunately they have not been very fair for persons living with disabilities. The argument is that they are not as productive as the rest of the workforce. While enough is yet to be done to change this, some states have recognized the same […]