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Who Benefits from Ohio’s Minimum Wage Increase?

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal Who Benefits from Ohio’s Minimum Wage Increase?

By Tyler Buchanan One-thousand, two-hundred and ninety-nine years.  The how long it would take for someone making Ohio’s minimum wage to earn the same amount as the state’s highest-earning CEO made in just the Fiscal Year 2018.  TransDigm CEO Kevin Stein earned $23.5 million in FY 2018. An Ohioan earning the minimum wage of $8.70 per hour would […]

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$13 Per Hour or $15 Per Hour? Two Proposals to Increase Minimum Wage in Ohio

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal $13 Per Hour or $15 Per Hour? Two Proposals to Increase Minimum Wage in Ohio

By Jake Zuckerman Ohio progressives are waging a two-pronged war to hike the minimum wage to among the highest of any state in the nation.  On one front, a House committee heard testimony last Wednesday on a bill sponsored by House Democrats that would raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024. Similarly, people associated […]

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Ohio’s Minimum Wage Will Increase in the New Year

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Ohio’s Minimum Wage Will Increase in the New Year

Following a constitutional amendment passed by Ohio voters in November 2006, Ohio’s minimum wage is scheduled to increase once again on January 1, 2018. The increase will apply to all workers employed by businesses with annual gross receipts of more than $305,000 per year, according to a press release. The current minimum wage for the […]

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