- This change has passed.
District of Columbia: The annual minimum wage increase goes into effect.
July 1, 2019
The minimum wage will increase as follows:
- July 1, 2019 – $14.00
- July 1, 2020 – $15.00
Beginning July 1, 2021, the District of Columbia will increase its minimum wage annually in proportion to the annual average increase in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers in the Washington Metropolitan Statistical Area for the preceding 12 months. D.C. Code 32-1003