Seattle Minimum Wage Schedule of Wage Increases – For Schedule 1 Employer

Seattle Minimum Wage Schedule of Wage Increases – For Schedule 1 Employer https://wahospitality.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/resources-940x198.png
EFFECTIVE DATE  
Minimum Wage Minimum Wage w/ Health Care
4/1/2015 11.00 11.00
1/1/2016 13.00 12.50
2017 15.00 13.50
2018 Tied to inflation[i] 15.00
2019 Tied to inflation N/A[ii]
2020 Tied to inflation N/A
2021 Tied to inflation N/A
2022 Tied to inflation N/A
2023 Tied to inflation N/A
2024 Tied to inflation N/A
2025 Tied to inflation N/A

[i] Effective January 1, 2018, the hourly minimum wage paid by a Schedule 1 employer to any employee shall be increased annually based on the rate of inflation (estimated by SOCR to be 2.4%).

 

[ii]   Effective January 1, 2019, this discounted rate is no longer in effect.