Updated 7/1/2016 — San Francisco’s Minimum Wage Increases to $13.00 per hour

San Francisco’s new minimum wage is effective 7/1/2016.  The minimum wage is now $13.00 per hour.  All covered employers are also required to post the 2016 San Francisco Minimum Wage Poster at each workplace or jobsite as of 1/1/2016.  The poster must be printed on 8.5″ x 14″ paper.

Pursuant to Proposition J, San Francisco’s minimum wage is set to increase according to the following schedule:

Effective Date

Minimum Wage Rate








Additional Information

For additional information, please refer to the Office of Labor Standards Enforcement website.


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Bonnie Mangels – Bonnie is the Corporate Counsel and Senior Compliance Manager for Sequoia. When not inundated in paperwork and legal briefs, her interests include arts and crafts, bunnies, and the Bay Area.