Ohio to increase minimum wage on New Year's Day
Posted December 21, 2011 in Press Releases
For immediate releaseContact: Amy Hanauer, Policy Matters Ohio: 216.375.9274Lynsey Kryzwick, National Employment Law Project: 917.683.4474
Ohio’s minimum wage will increase 30 cents to $7.70 an hour, raising wages for 347,000 low-wage workers in the state. Ohio’s minimum wage increase means an extra $624 per year in wages for a full-time minimum wage worker.
Raise will benefit 347,000 low-wage workers and strengthen economy