2014 Brings Higher Minimum Wage to the State of Montana

2014 Brings Higher Minimum Wage to Montana

minimum wage montana 2014Montana has increased its minimum wage to $7.90 per hour, effective January 1, 2014.

Montana adjusts its minimum wage based on a cost of living adjustment computed on September 30th of each year.

How does the minimum wage in Montana compare with those of other states? Well, the Federal rate is $7.25 per hour, and only 21 states have minimum wage rates higher than $7.25.

While minimum wage compliance is important for employers, there are more things to consider when hiring new employees. Our free hiring guide includes strategies that have been tested and used successfully for more than 20 years.

And if you have any questions about labor law in Montana, the Montana Department of Labor & Industry maintains a website with helpful links.

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