Minimum Wage

Good news if you make minimum wage and live in Ohio you're getting a raise!  As of January 1st 2022 the minimum wage for Ohio has gone up

The Ohio State University is raising its minimum wage for qualified staff workers. They are going up to $15 hour. According to MyFox28Columbus, about 3800 employees will see this increase. For employees that were already making $15 hour, they will see an increase of $1 an hour raising their hourly wage to $16 hour. President […]

Good news if you make minimum wage and live in Ohio you’re getting a raise!  As of January 1st 2018 the minimum wage for Ohio has gone up to $8.30 for hourly based workers and with tipped based workers will receive a wage increase from $4.08 an hour to $4.15. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Fifteen […]

Good news if you make minimum wage and live in Ohio you’re getting a raise!  Not so great news…. it’s only five cent.  Yea you read right Ohio minimum wage is going up by five cent and that adds up to an extra two dollars on a forty hour work week. Sign Up For Our […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A joint committee recommended against passing proposed legislation that would raise the minimum wage in Cleveland to $15 an hour before Wednesday’s City Council meeting. The legislation was born out of a petition campaign by Local 1199 of the Service Employees International Union. According to the city, $15 an hour is 85 percent […]

According to Fox 28, California lawmakers on Thursday approved the nation’s highest statewide minimum wage of $15 an hour to take effect by 2022 after it was hailed by Democrats as an example to the nation as it struggles with a growing gap between rich and poor. The legislation now goes to Gov. Jerry Brown, […]

It’s looking like it might be a long summer and for Black youth, and Congress isn’t making it any
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