Maine State Minimum Wage Rate 2017, 2018
Maine Minimum Wage 2021
Maine Minimum Wage Laws
What is the Maine Minimum Wage?
The Maine Minimum Wage is the lowest hourly wage that an employee working in Maine can legally be paid. Both Maine and the federal government have set a legal minimum wage - Maine's is $11.00 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.
Maine Labor Laws
Maine Minimum Wage Exemptions
How much do Maine Minimum Wage employees earn?
Maine Overtime Wage Law
Maine Department of Labor Information
If your employer is paying you less then the Maine minimum wage, if you believe you are owed back wages for unpaid overtime, or your employer is otherwise violating Maine or Federal labor law, the Maine Department of Labor is there to help you.
Call your local office of the Maine 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.
Maine Labor Law Posters
This professional Maine labor law poster includes all of the posters needed to satisfy both Maine 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.