Attendance premiums may set off minimum wage entitlement Blog Employment Germany
A voter approved constitutional amendment a few years ago means the required pay for most minimum wage workers will increase by five cents an hour - or about $2.00 for a 40-hour week.
Community and labor groups are calling on state lawmakers to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour over several years.
The current minimum wage is $9 an hour.
Workers at New York City businesses with no more than 10 employees will see their minimum wage increase to $10.50 an hour.
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The hike of roughly 0.7 percent is related to a rise in the consumer price index, which was established as a mechanism for raising the state's minimum wage through a constitutional amendment voted on and passed by the public in 2013.
Eighteen other states also will increase wages on either Saturday or Sunday with Arizona requiring the biggest jump, 24 percent to $10 an hour. The federal minimum wage will be unchanged at $7.25 an hour for the eighth year.
Full-time workers making the minimum wage in Colorado earn about $17,285 per year, or about $300 per week after taxes.
The minimum wage for tipped workers is now $5.29 per hour.
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The new year is set to bring about a host of new laws and regulations, many of which will impact businesses in Ventura County and throughout the state. Employees of businesses with receipts below $299,000 can be paid the federal wage. According to the court, the employer had satisfied the employee's entitlement to payment of the attendance premium by splitting the premium into two parts, one being part of the monthly wage and the other being paid out separately. AB 2337 will go into effect when the office of the California Labor Commissioner posts the appropriate form on its website, which will happen on or before July 1.
"We generally start people at $9.50 unless they have no experience".
Advocates say the increase falls far short of a living wage.
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However, South Sudan's ambassador to the United Nations , denied reports claiming genocide was in the process of occurring in the country.
LaVell Edwards, legendary BYU football coach, dead at 86
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NFL's official Twitter account baffled after 'bodyslam' penalty on Detroit Lions
The Lions dropped to 9-6 and set themselves up with a showdown against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night in Detroit. While there are no sure things in the NFL, we all get to see at least a little more Cowboys football this season.
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A&E cancels controversial show about the KKK
The statement continued to say the network still plans to tackle serious issues, such as "racism, hatred and violence". I think there's been a disgusting misperception about what it is and what we set out to do.
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Italy Knew Berlin Attacker Was A Terrorist, Released Him Anyway
There is no evidence he passed through Milan in his previous stay in Italy , after he left Tunisia after the 2011 Arab Spring. Meanwhile in Spain, police say they are investigating whether Amri was in contact with another possible extremist in Spain.
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The Pro-Bowl honoree has been nursing a strained right calf the last two games and also a sore left hamstring in recent weeks. Rodgers is known to take proclamations like those very seriously, and it showed on this rare Saturday afternoon game.
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November unemployment rate stays low
The highest rates were reported in Natrona (6.0 percent), Campbell (5.9 percent), and Fremont (5.8 percent) counties. Non seasonally adjusted total nonfarm employment in Lane County increased by 1,100 in November, the department said.