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Tools and Resources for Fairfax County, VA Consumers

Virginia Inheritance Law & Probate Procedure

Virginia Wage & Hour Law

  • Virginia Minimum Wage:  
    • The minimum wage in Virginia is $12 an hour. Because this is higher than the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour, employees in Virginia must be paid at least $12 an hour.

      Fairfax County Minimum Wage

      The minimum wage in Fairfax County is $12 an hour, the state minimum wage. 

  • Overtime Pay: Every state has rules about weekly maximum hours and overtime. Learn about the overtime laws in Virginia 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 Virginia. 
  • Tips : Every state has special pay rates for tipped workers. Find out the rules for tipped workers in Virginia.
    • In Virginia, your employer may pay you a minimum wage of $2.13 an hour, as long as you earn enough in tips to bring your total hourly pay up to the full minimum wage, $12 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.

  • State Labor Board:

Virginia Unemployment Benefits

Bankruptcy & Debt

Child Custody & Family Courts in Virginia 

Virginia Obamacare

Democracy In Virginia, Fairfax County, Annandale 

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