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.

Manhattan, New York City
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The minimum wage in New York jumped to $8 an hour from $7.25 an hour in 2014, and is set to increase in stages to $9 an hour over the next three years.

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