Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In   |   Join
Laws
Share |

As part of the 2016 state budget agreement, the minimum wage will vary by region going forward and the cash wage for tipped employees will be tied as a percentage of the full minimum wage.
The minimum wage is $9.00 for non-service employees, and $7.50 for tipped employees. The following are the different minimum wage rates going forward for all regions.

**The following wage rates are preliminary calculations by the NYS Restaurant Association and have not been verified by New York State Department of Labor**


Quick Links



 

New York City, businesses with eleven (11) or more employees:


Effective Date

Minimum Wage

Food Service
Workers

Tip Credit

December 31, 2016

$11.00

$7.50

$3.50

December 31, 2017

$13.00

$8.70

$4.30

December 31, 2018

$15.00

$10.00

$5.00

 

New York City, businesses with ten (10) or fewer employees:


Effective Date

Minimum Wage

Food Service
Workers

Tip Credit

December 31, 2016

$10.50

$7.50

$3.00

December 31, 2017

$12.00

$8.00

$4.00

December 31, 2018

$13.50

$9.00

$4.50

December 31, 2019

$15.00

$10.00

$5.00

 

Counties of Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester:


Effective Date

Minimum Wage

Food Service
Workers

Tip Credit

December 31, 2016

$10.00

$7.50

$2.50

December 31, 2017

$11.00

$7.50

$3.50

December 31, 2018

$12.00

$8.00

$4.00

December 31, 2019

$13.00

$8.70

$4.30

December 31, 2020

$14.00

$9.35

$4.65

December 31, 2021

$15.00

$10.00

$5.00

 

All other Counties:


Effective Date

Minimum Wage

Food Service
Workers

Tip Credit

December 31, 2016

$9.70

$7.50

$2.20

December 31, 2017

$10.40

$7.50

$2.90

December 31, 2018

$11.10

$7.50

$3.60

December 31, 2019

$11.80

$7.90

$3.90

December 31, 2020

$12.50

$8.35

$4.15

Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership.com®  ::  Legal