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We cover Bankruptcy, Probate & Inheritance LawUnemployment BenefitsWage & Hour Laws, Obamacare (ACA -Affordable Care Act), Child Custody Law, and Democracy & Voting Rights.

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Tools and Resources for South Dakota Consumers

Bankruptcy & Debt

South Dakota Inheritance Law & Probate Procedure

South Dakota Unemployment Benefits

South Dakota Wage & Hour Law

  • South Dakota Minimum Wage:  

    The minimum wage in South Dakota is $11.20 an hour. Because this is higher than the federal minimum wage of $7.25, employees in South Dakota must be paid at least $11.20 an hour. 

    Sioux Falls Minimum Wage

    The minimum wage in Sioux Falls is currently $11.20 an hour, the state minimum wage. However, cities in South Dakota are free to adopt their own higher minimum wage, and dozens of cities across the country have done so. To find out whether Sioux Falls has passed its own minimum wage law since we last updated, visit the city’s website at

  • Overtime Pay: Every state has rules about weekly maximum hours and overtime. Learn about the overtime laws in South Dakota 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 South Dakota. 
  • Tips : Every state has special pay rates for tipped workers. Find out the rules for tipped workers in South Dakota.

Child Custody & Family Courts in South Dakota 

South Dakota Obamacare

Democracy In South Dakota, Your County, your city 

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