Maryland's minimum wage rate increased to $15.00 per hour for all employers, regardless of size, effective January 1, 2024.  The tipped wage rate remains at $3.63 per hour.  The Maryland Department of Labor has issued an updated minimum wage poster to be displayed in the workplace, which is available  here.

Don't forget – employees working in Montgomery County might be subject to a different wage rate, depending on company size.

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