Current Minimum Wage in Colorado

December 5, 2018

Amendment 70 is the constitutional amendment that increases Colorado’s minimum wage to $12/hour and the tipped wage to $8.98/hour by January 1, 2020.  

After 2020, wages will increase annually according to the Boulder/Denver/Greeley CPI.  They will not decrease. 

Colorado State Minimum Wage Order 34 Poster - See it HERE

Hear Sonia Riggs, CRA President & CEO discuss some of the issues facing restaurants around minimum wage.

If you are interested in learning more about Tip Pooling, read all about the latest rules here.

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