New Jersey Minimum Wage Jumps Up To $12 An Hour, Part Of Deal To Get It To $15 By 2024Some of the Garden State's lowest-paid workers got a raise to begin the new year. It's part of a deal signed by Gov. Phil Murphy in 2019 to increase the minimum wage each year.
Gov. Murphy Signs Bill That Will Eventually Raise Minimum Wage In N.J. To $15 An HourThe bill raises the current $8.85 minimum wage to $10 an hour in July, then hikes the rate by $1 in subsequent years until it reaches $15 in 2024.
New Jersey Lawmakers Advance Minimum Wage LegislationNew Jersey lawmakers have advanced legislation requiring employers to pay a $10.10 minimum wage.
Plan Unveiled To Raise New Jersey's Minimum Wage To $15 An HourGov. Chris Christie slammed the idea this week, calling it "economically irresponsible.'