Impact: 883,000 workers
Advocates are calling for a $15 minimum wage. Bill introduced in November 2017.
New York, One Fair Wage
Governor Cuomo has convened a wage board to consider the gradual eliminationof the tipped sub-minimum wage. Currently, the tipped sub-minimum wage varies by region, industry and size of employer.
New Hampshire, $12.00/$15.00
Impact: 189,000 workers
SB.554 introduced in late December. Wage level of $12 or $15 by 2021, depending on whether health insurance benefits are provided.
Could appear on Nov. 2018 ballot.
Impact: 638,000 workers
Pre-filled ahead of 2018 session. If adopted, 638,000 workers would benefit, and local jurisdictions would be allowed to adopt their own higher minimum wages.
Impact: 1.1 million workers
SB. 121 introduced. If adopted, more than 1.1 million workers would benefit.
North Carolina, $15.00
Impact: 1.7 million workers
Democrats introduced bills SB210 & HB238, for $15 by 2022. Would also phase up tipped wage to full minimum.
Impact: 536,000 workers
After Gov. Brian Sandoval vetoed a $12 by 2022 minimum wage bill, the legislature referred a $14 minimum wage proposal to the state ballot. If it is passed a second time in 2019, it will go before voters in 2020.
Impact: 573,000 workers
Legislation would raise the state minimum wage to $15 by 2023, and phase the tipped wage up to the full minimum wage.