OH minimum wage going up in 2018

Lloyd Doyle
September 30, 2017

The indexation legislation ties Manitoba's minimum wage to the previous calendar year's Consumer Price Index, and adjustments to the wage will be announced prior to April 1 and take effect October 1 of each year, starting in 2018, the province said.

Beginning in 2018, any adjustments to the minimum wage will be announced prior to April 1 to take effect on October 1 of each year.

The Constitutional Amendment passed by OH voters in November 2006 states that Ohio's minimum wage shall increase on January 1 of each year by the rate of inflation.


An amendment passed by OH voters in November 2006 states that Ohio's minimum wage will increase on January 1 of each year by the rate of inflation. "Non-tipped employees" includes any employee who does not engage in an occupation in which he/she customarily and regularly receives more than thirty dollars ($30.00) per month in tips. This CPI-W index increased by 1.9 percent during the 12-month period from September 1, 2016, to August 31, 2017.

Employers can access the 2018 Minimum Wage poster for display in their places of business from the Department's website.

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