Women, the Minimum Wage, and the Wage Gap, State by State

This table details state-by-state information about women and the minimum wage, including the share of minimum wage workers who are women, the state’s minimum wage and tipped minimum cash wage, the number of women who would get a raise if the minimum wage were increased to $12/hour by 2020, and what a woman makes for every dollar a man makes among women overall as well as women of color.

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Note on local minimum wage rates:
Some sub-state localities have adopted minimum wages above their state minimum wage. For more detail on local minimum wage rates, see the Economic Policy Institute’s Minimum Wage Tracker.

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