Minimum Wage Scheduled To Increase
October 1, 2009
Minimum Wage Increases To
Federal Minimum Wage
$7.25 per hour (Effective July 24, 2009)
Employees are entitled to the higher of the two rates when there is a federal and a state minimum wage law.
(Information valid on July 25, 2009)
Caregiving pay varies between $8.00 and $14.00 per hour, depending on benefits provided
along with hourly pay and if positions are for companion care or nursing aides. Bonuses
and incentives are also available from many senior care companies.
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