Understanding the Minimum Wage and Overtime Law in State

What You Need to Know About Minimum Wage, Overtime, and Other Wage Claims

Learn about State wage and hour laws, including minimum wage, tips, paycheck laws, and more.
Updated: 2020-06-22
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Am I Entitled to Minimum Wage in State?

Do you think your employer owes you unpaid wages or overtime? The answer depends on your state's minimum wage and overtime rules. These wage and hour laws differ from state to state, and some states simply adopt the federal government's overtime and minimum wage standards. 

To learn more about your wage and hour rights -- and how to enforce them -- select your state from the list below.

Jurisdictional relevance: There are versions of this article for each State.
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