Minimum Wage: Maine
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Glenn Israel, Bernstein Shur
- Nonexempt employees must be paid a minimum hourly wage of $9.00 per hour. See Overview.
- An employer may consider tips as part of the wages of service employees. See Credit for Tipped Employees.
- Certain employees may be paid subminimum wages. See Subminimum Wages.
- Portland and Bangor have local minimum wage requirements. See Local Minimum Wages.