While the federal minimum wage is currently $7.25 per hour, many states have a higher minimum wage. If your state has a higher minimum wage than the federal minimum wage, your state's minimum wage takes precedence.
Here's a list of states that have a higher minimum wage than the federal minimum wage:
Is your state on the list? If yes, check your state's current minimum wage at the U.S. Department of Labor's website.
The remaining states have a minimum wage that is less or equal to the federal minimum wage or no established state minimum wage.
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