Santa Fe County board OKs minimum wage increases

Posted at: 02/26/2014 10:38 AM
By: The Associated Press

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SANTA FE (AP) - The minimum wage in unincorporated areas of Santa Fe County is going up.
An ordinance approved unanimously by the county commissioners sets the minimum wage in the county at $10.66 an hour, up from $7.50.
Meanwhile, the minimum wage for tipped employees will increase to $6.40 an hour from $2.13 currently.
The increases take effect in early May.

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