A revised federal minimum wage poster, reflecting recently
enacted minimum wage increases, is now available free of charge on the
Department of Labor’s Web site
). Every employer of employees
subject to the Fair Labor Standard Act’s minimum wage provisions must post, and
keep posted, a notice explaining the law in a conspicuous and visible place in
all of their establishments.
The new federal minimum wage for covered
nonexempt employees is $5.85 per hour, effective July 24, 2007. The minimum
wage increases to $6.55 per hour effective July 24, 2008; and $7.25 per hour
effective July 24, 2009.