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Minimum Wage: Maine

Minimum Wage requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Glenn Israel, Bernstein Shur Sawyer & Nelson

Summary

  • Nonexempt employees must be paid a minimum hourly wage of $11.00 per hour. See Overview.
  • An employer may consider tips as part of the wages of service employees. See Tip Credit.
  • Certain employees may be paid subminimum wages. See Subminimum Wages.
  • Portland has requirements pertaining to the minimum wage. See Local Requirements.