New Minimum Wage Rates for Oregon Effective 7/1/19

On July, 1, 2019 the new Oregon minimum wage per hour will be $11.25 for these counties: Benton, Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Deschutes, Hood River, Jackson, Josephine, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Tillamook, Wasco, Washinton, and Yamhill.

It will be $12.50 per hour for Portland Metro and $11.00 per hour for these nonurban counties: Baker, Coos, Crook, Curry, Douglas, Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Jefferson, Klamath, Lake, Malheur, Moorrow, Sherman, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, and Wheeler. This also means that there are new mandatory posters required.

The new posters are updated on C2Connection in English and Spanish.

2015 Minimum Wage Increases by State

The following states and cities will have minimum wage increases  for 2015:


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*Employer provides healthcare and/or childcare benefits to the employee during any pay period and the employer pays an amount for these benefits equal to or in excess of an annualized cost of $2,500.00

**Large employer-annual gross $500,000 or more, small employer annual gross of less than $500,000

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