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Tools and Resources for Saint Louis County, MO Consumers

Missouri Inheritance Law & Probate Procedure

Missouri Wage & Hour Law

  • Missouri Minimum Wage:  
    • The minimum wage in Missouri is $12.30 an hour. Because this is higher than the federal minimum wage of $7.25, employees in Missouri must be paid at least $12.30 an hour.

      Saint Louis County Minimum Wage

      The minimum wage in Saint Louis County is $12.30 an hour, the state minimum wage. Missouri law prohibits city and county governments from adopting a local minimum wage that's higher than the state minimum wage. 

  • Overtime Pay: Every state has rules about weekly maximum hours and overtime. Learn about the overtime laws in Missouri and whether they apply to you.
  • Wage Claims: If you're being unlawfully underpaid, you need to learn how to file a "Wage Claim" in Missouri. 
  • Tips : Every state has special pay rates for tipped workers. Find out the rules for tipped workers in Missouri.
    • In Missouri, your employer may pay you a minimum wage of $6.15 an hour, as long as you earn enough in tips to bring your total hourly pay up to the full minimum wage, $12.30 an hour. If you don’t earn enough in tips to bring your compensation to the full minimum wage, your employer must make up the difference.

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Missouri Unemployment Benefits

Bankruptcy & Debt

Child Custody & Family Courts in Missouri 

Missouri Obamacare

Democracy In Missouri, Saint Louis County, Ballwin 

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