prevailing wage

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (L), Speaker Christine Quinn (R) (credit: Getty Images)

Quinn: ‘The Court Is Wrong’ For Blocking Prevailing Wage Law

A judge said Monday the state’s minimum wage law trumps the bill. The city’s current minimum wage is $7.25 an hour.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Judge Backs Bloomberg’s Rejection Of Prevailing Wage Measure

The bill would guarantee wages topping $20 an hour for building-services employees at properties that get more than $1 million in city subsidies or lease significant space to the city.