What year did the federal minimum wage go into effect&how much was the minimum wage?

Answer The United States has not always had a minimum-wage law. The federally mandated minimum-wage law began in 1938. It was enacted by the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration. At the time, the federall... Read More »

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Do restaurants in washington pay servers minimum wage?

Waitstaff are typically paid below minimum wage because they also get tips.

What is the minimum wage for a dishwasher in WA state?

a vacuum cleaner uses air to create suction. in a vacuum there is no air. Therefore, the aswer is NO.

What is the minimum wage for the state of oregon?

According to the Labor Law Center, the state minimum wage in Oregon went from $7.95 an hour in 2008 to $8.40 an hour (USD) in 2009. The rate per hour is scheduled to stay $8.40 in 2010 with current... Read More »

How much is the us minimum wage?

According to the Fair Labor Standards Act, the federal minimum wage increased to $7.25 on July 24, 2009. Workers under 20 can be paid $4.25 per hour during their first 90 days of employment. Employ... Read More »