Florida Minimum Wage 2022
A quick guide for employees to understand Florida Minimum Wage in 2022
According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, from 1st January 2022, the Florida minimum wage will be $10.00 per hour. Florida minimum wage 2022 for tipped employees is $6.98 per hour.
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In 2004, Florida voters approved a constitutional amendment that increases the state minimum wage each year based on inflation. The next increment of $1, making it $11.00 per hour, is planned for September 2022.
This ballot proposal, known publicly in Florida as Amendment 2, would increase the minimum wage to $10 an hour in January 2022, and subsequently increase by $1 per hour each year until it reaches $15 on September 30, 2026.
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Every September 30 following, the minimum wage will be increased by a certain percentage as shown in the above table.
During the inception of 2027, the minimum wage will be adjusted for inflation annually, as it has been since 2004.
All the employers in the State of Florida must pay their employees the hourly state minimum wage for all the hours worked in Florida. If any employer does not pay their employees the required minimum wage, they can bring a civil action against the employer or any individual violating the Florida minimum wage law.
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