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MINIMUM WAGE

(TITLE 26: LABOR AND INDUSTRY; CHAPTER 7 - EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES: SUBCHAPTER III: MINIMUM WAGES; SECTION 664)

Maine's legislature raised the minimum wage to $7.50 per hour effective October 1, 2009. "If the highest federal minimum wage is increased in excess of the minimum wage in effect under this section, the minimum wage under this section is increased to the same amount, effective on the same date as the increase in the federal minimum wage, but in no case may the minimum wage exceed the minimum wage otherwise in effect under this section by more than $1.00 per hour."

FULL TEXT OF THE LAW - DEFINITIONS

FULL TEXT OF THE LAW - MINIMUM WAGE AND TIP CREDIT

Release Date: 1/28/2001 12:00:00 AM