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Washington State Minimum Wage (Initiative 1433)

Resources, FAQ, and Help I-1433 increased the minimum wage statewide to $11 per hour on Jan. 1, 2017 (with the exception of Seattle which went up to $15). It also

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Initiative 1433 & Minimum Wage

Disclaimer – You are reading archive content on minimum wage. For the most current information, visit: https://wahospitality.org/resources/minimum-wage-resources/ On July 6, 2016 signatures were turned in to the Secretary of State’s (SOS)

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Hot of the Grill: Minimum wage initiative announced

Today, proponents announced their intention to put a minimum wage increase initiative on the November ballot. According to their press statement the ballot measure will call for an increase to $13.50 phased-in over four years. The initiative also has a paid-sick leave element where employees accrue one hour of sick leave for every 40 hours worked, up to a maximum of 7 paid sick days per year.