Between December 31, 2018, and December 31, 2019, the minimum wage for workers in the City is:
- $13.50 per hour for businesses with 10 or fewer employees.
- $15 per hour for businesses with 11 or more employees.
- $15 per hour for fast food businesses.
For all workers in the State, the minimum wage is set to rise to $15 by December 31, 2021.
If the Federal minimum wage increases above the State minimum wage, the State wage will rise accordingly.
You can get more information on the New York State Department of Labor website.
You can also get help with Unpaid Wage Recovery.