As of July 1, 2014, minimum wage in the District of Columbia is $9.50.
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The District of Columbia, Washington DC, is one of 45 states that have enacted minimum wage laws. The minimum wage in District of Columbia is $2.25 greater than the current Federal minimum wage rate of $7.25.
Prior to July 1, 2014, the Washington DC minimum wage was $8.25.
Please realize that the District of Columbia minimum wages cited above may have changed since we posted this minimum wage information. State minimum wages can change because new laws are enacted or because old laws contained scheduled increases. You should also be aware that state law often exempts particular company types, occupations and industries. To get the latest minimum wages for District of Columbia, visit www.dol.gov.
Last Updated: June 27, 2014.
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