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Minimum Wage Since 1938

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- 996 days ago -
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 H. (21)
Friday January 31, 2014, 8:22 am

Dandelion G. (386)
Friday January 31, 2014, 8:08 pm
$4.13 today, gee moving right along aren't we. Very sad.
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