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Minimum Wage Since 1938


Business  (tags: minimum wage, income, charts )

Freya
- 232 days ago - money.cnn.com
When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents. Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $4.13 today. Scroll over the chart to see historical minimum wage amounts, and their corresponding values in today's dollars.



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Brad Hunter (26)
Friday January 31, 2014, 8:22 am
thanks
 

Dandelion G. (381)
Friday January 31, 2014, 8:08 pm
$4.13 today, gee moving right along aren't we. Very sad.
 
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