Maryland State Minimum Wage Rate 2017, 2018
Maryland Minimum Wage 2021
Maryland Minimum Wage Laws
What is the Maryland Minimum Wage?
The Maryland Minimum Wage is the lowest hourly wage that an employee working in Maryland can legally be paid. Both Maryland and the federal government have set a legal minimum wage - Maryland's is $8.75 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.
Maryland Labor Laws
Maryland Minimum Wage Exemptions
How much do Maryland Minimum Wage employees earn?
Maryland Overtime Wage Law
Maryland Department of Labor Information
If your employer is paying you less then the Maryland minimum wage, if you believe you are owed back wages for unpaid overtime, or your employer is otherwise violating Maryland or Federal labor law, the Maryland Department of Labor is there to help you.
Call your local office of the Maryland 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.
Maryland Labor Law Posters
This professional Maryland labor law poster includes all of the posters needed to satisfy both Maryland 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.