North Dakota Minimum Wage

What are Minimum Wages in North Dakota?

What's the minimum wage in North Dakota? For entrepreneurs and small business owners with employees, it's important to know whether your state has a minimum wage law. Information on minimum wages can be tough to find so we've done the research for you. Here's the minimum wage for North Dakota.

As of January 1, 2021, minimum wage in North Dakota is $7.25.

North Dakota is one of 45 states that have enacted minimum wage laws. The minimum wage in North Dakota is identical to the current Federal minimum wage rate of $7.25.

In 2013, Democratic State Representative Steve Zaiser introduced a bill to raise the North Dakota minimum wage and tie it to increases in the cost of living but it was defeated. Follow-on efforts to raise the minimum wage in North Dakota have similarly been squashed by Republican legislators.

Please realize that the North Dakota 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 North Dakota, visit

Last Updated: January 4, 2021.

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