Colorado’s Minimum Wage to Increase 26 Cents

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Colorado Springs, Colo. (AP) Colorado’s minimum wage will increase 26 cents Thursday to adjust for inflation.

The minimum wage will rise to $7.28 per hour for nontipped workers and to $4.26 per hour for tipped workers such as restaurant Servers and hotel doormen.

Colorado’s minimum wage has jumped 41 percent since 2006, when the voter-approved constitutional amendment tying it to inflation took effect.

The federal minimum wage is $6.55 an hour and will increase to $7.25 an hour in July.

Post Your Comments



KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 36930204 - nbc11news.com/a?a=36930204