States with the highest minimum wage

Published On: Oct 14 2011 12:46:57 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 03 2014 09:24:41 AM CDT

Seattle has just approved the highest minimum wage in the country at $15 an hour. Find out where low-wage workers get paid the most.

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Illinois' minimum wage has historically increased along with the federal rate, until 2004, when the state's wage was raised to $5.50 per hour, ahead of the national rate.

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