Minimum Wage: South Dakota
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Gloria Ju
- South Dakota's minimum wage is $8.65 per hour. It is adjusted annually for inflation. See Overview.
- Employers may claim a portion of their employees' tips as a credit against their minimum wage obligations. See Credit for Tipped Employees.
- Employees under the age of 20 may be paid a subminimum training wage. See Subminimum Training Wage.