Minimum Wage Increase Takes Effect March 29th
The minimum wage increase for Michigan employees will soon take effect.
Starting March 29th, the states minimum wage will increase from $9.25 to $9.45 per hour.
Employees ages 16-17 receive 85% of the minimum wage, so those employees will be seeing an increase from $7.86 to $8.03 per hour.
This is the first of of 12 annual increases.
By 2030, minimum wage will hit $12.05 per hour by 20-30.
The next minimum wage increase in the state takes effect January 1st of 2020.