Illinois State Minimum Wage Rate 2017, 2018
Illinois Minimum Wage 2021
Illinois Minimum Wage Laws
What is the Illinois Minimum Wage?
The Illinois Minimum Wage is the lowest hourly wage that an employee working in Illinois can legally be paid. Both Illinois and the federal government have set a legal minimum wage - Illinois's is $8.25 per hour, while the federal minimum wage is $7.25 per hour. Federal law states that the applicable minimum wage is whichever minimum wage is higher.
Illinois Labor Laws
Illinois Minimum Wage Exemptions
How much do Illinois Minimum Wage employees earn?
Illinois Overtime Wage Law
Illinois Department of Labor Information
If your employer is paying you less then the Illinois minimum wage, if you believe you are owed back wages for unpaid overtime, or your employer is otherwise violating Illinois or Federal labor law, the Illinois Department of Labor is there to help you.
Call your local office of the Illinois Department of Labor, and and they will advocate on your behalf to ensure your employer becomes compliant and you receive any necessary backwages or compensation. Be sure to have recent paystubs, timesheets, employment contracts, and other important documents on hand when you call.
Illinois Labor Law Posters
This professional Illinois labor law poster includes all of the posters needed to satisfy both Illinois and Federal minimum wage and labor law regulations.
This poster has been updated for 2018, including the recent FMLA poster update. Professionally printed and laminated.