Minimum Wages (29
U.S.C. s. 206)
- The federal minimum wage is now $7.25 per hour.
- There are subminimum wage rates for learners, students and apprentices of 85% of the
minimum wage rate.
- There are special subminimum rates for handicapped employees whose handicaps prevent
them from earning competitive wages and for certain classes of student and apprentice
- An employer may credit tips for up to 40% of the minimum wage if the employee
customarily and regularly receives more than $30.00 in a month in tips.
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