As of January 1, 2014, minimum wage in New Mexico is $7.50.
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New Mexico is one of 45 states that have enacted minimum wage laws. The minimum wage in New Mexico is $.25 greater than the current Federal minimum wage rate of $7.25.
In 2013, Republican Governor Susana Martinez vetoed an initiative to raise the New Mexico minimum wage to $8.50 per hour.
Please realize that the New Mexico 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 New Mexico, visit www.dol.gov
Last Updated: June 27, 2014.
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