What is mi min wage?
The Michigan Minimum Wage is the lowest hourly wage that an employee working in Michigan can legally be paid. Both Michigan and the federal government have set a legal minimum wage – Michigan’s is $8.90 per hour, while the federal minimum wage is $7.25 per hour. Federal law states that the applicable minimum wage is whichever minimum wage is higher.
What is minimum wage minimum?
The minimum wage is the minimum hourly wage an employer can pay an employee for work. Currently, the federal minimum wage is $7.25 an hour (part of the Fair Labor Standards Act) and some states and cities have raised their minimum wage even higher than that.
What is a ‘living wage’ actually means?
A living wage is a socially acceptable level of income that provides adequate coverage for basic necessities such as adequate food, shelter, child services, and healthcare. The living wage is often suggested to be quite a bit higher than the legally mandated minimum wage.