Minimum wage

NJ Democrats Want To Raise Minimum Wage To $15 An HourThe minimum wage in New Jersey is currently $8.38 an hour, or just over $17,400 a year for a full-time employee.
Quinnipiac Poll: 75 Percent Of NYC Residents Favor $15 Minimum WageA new Quinnipiac University poll found that 75 percent of New York City residents are in favor of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour statewide.
De Blasio Raises Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour For 50,000 City WorkersDe Blasio has said he wants to raise the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour for everyone, but that the state must agree.
Cuomo Announces Plan To Raise SUNY Minimum Wage To $15 An HourGovernor Andrew Cuomo wants to raise the minimum wage for nearly 30,000 state university workers to $15.
National Restaurant Association To Appeal NYS Fast Food Worker Minimum Wage HikeAn appeal is the next battle in a fight by the National Restaurant Association to halt the minimum wage increase for some fast food workers in New York state.
NY Board Upholds $15 Minimum Wage For Fast-Food WorkersA state oversight board has upheld New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration's decision to gradually raise the minimum wage for some fast-food workers.
AG: Papa John's Franchise Owner Faces Jail Time For Illegally Taking Employee WagesThe owner of nine Papa Johns pizza franchises in the Bronx has been convicted of illegally taking wages from employees.
Conn. Healthcare Workers Strike Tentative Minimum Wage DealHealthcare workers struck a tentative deal that, if approved, will raise the minimum wage for some certified nursing assistants in the Connecticut to $15 per hour.
Cuomo Raising Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour For State Workers As Rallies Held NationwideGov. Andrew Cuomo's office announced Tuesday the minimum wage for about 10,000 state employees will be increased to $15 an hour over the next six years.
Cuomo Announces Push For $15 Statewide Minimum WageIf approved, the minimum wage would nearly double from the current $8.75.
NY Board Clears Way For OK Of $15 Fast-Food Worker WageNew York's Wage Board has finalized its recommendation endorsing a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers in chain restaurants.
NY Board Backs $15 Minimum Wage Hike For Fast-Food WorkersFast-food workers in New York state may soon be making $15 an hour.

More From CBS New York

Black History Month

Listen Live