DC Gets Minimum Wage Increase

January 16, 2014

In just a few months, workers in the District earning the minimum wage will see a bit more in their paychecks. NBC Washington reports that D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray will sign into law a tiered increase in the city’s minimum wage. The District of Columbia’s current minimum wage is $8.25. The measure will raise the minimum wage to $9.50 per hour on July 1, 2014, to $10.50 on July 1, 2015, and to $11.50 on July 1, 2016. (WBJ)

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