Dear Clients of SKJ & Company, P.S.:
Below is the 2024 minimum wage information for all employees who work in Washington State:
State of Washington
|16 and above||$15.74||$16.28||$0.54|
|14 & 15 Years Old*||$13.38||$13.84||$0.46|
*Employees who are 14 and 15 years old must be paid at least 85% of the regular hourly rate.
Businesses in certain municipalities are subject to the minimum wage rates below:
City of Seattle
|w/ health insurance benefit and/or tips*||w/o health insurance benefit and/or tips|
|# of Employees||2023||2024||2023||2024|
|501 or more**||$18.69||$19.97||$18.69||$19.97|
|500 or fewer||$16.50||$17.25||$18.69||$19.97|
*The value of the health insurance or tips must be at least $2.72 per hour if the lower rate is paid.
**For franchisees, aggregate rules apply.
City of SeaTac
Should you have any questions, please contact our office. Thank you.
SKJ & Company, P.S.