Ohio minimum wage increases for 2019

The minimum wage is increasing again in 2019 in the State of Ohio. It will go up 25 cents to $8.55 per hour.

The minimum wage does not apply to tipped employees, those under 16 and those that work for employers who gross less than $314,000. Tipped employees must make a minimum of $4.30 per hour and the others must earn at least the current federal minimum wage, which is $7.25 per hour.