NJ Law Alert: NJ Min Wage Increases: 12/20/2021

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December 17th, 2021

Alert Icon  New Jersey Minimum Wage Increases
On January 1, 2022, the minimum wage for most employers in New Jersey will increase to $13.00 per hour. For seasonal and small employers (those with five or fewer employees), the minimum wage will increase to $11.90 per hour. Agricultural employers must pay at least $11.05 per hour. Employees who provide direct care at a long-term care facility will be entitled to $16 per hour.

The minimum base wage for tipped employees will increase to $5.13 per hour.


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