Minimum Wage Increasing in 2017 to $11/hour

Minimum wage in Washington state will increase to $11/hour beginning January 1, 2017 due to the passage of Initiative 1433.  Statewide minium wage will increase to $13.50 by 2020.  The cities of Seattle, Tacoma, and SeaTac have higher minimum wage requirements.  Initiative 1433 also requires employers to provide paid sick leave starting January 1, 2018.

Read more at WA L&I

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