Minimum Wage: Maine
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Glenn Israel, Bernstein Shur Sawyer & Nelson
- Maine employers must pay nonexempt employees a minimum wage of $14.15 per hour. See Overview.
- An employer may consider tips as part of the wages of service employees. See Tip Credit.
- Portland and Rockland have requirements pertaining to the minimum wage. See Local Requirements.