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Minimum Wage

  • U.S. Department of Labor
  • Idaho Department of Labor 

U.S. Department of Labor

The U.S. DOL regulates working conditions, wages, and payment practices, including wage issues.
Federal Minimum Wage:
 Idaho’s minimum wage is the same as the Federal minimum wage.

Wage and Payment Practices – Salary vs Wage: Paying an employee a salary rather than an hourly wage does not automatically classify her/him as exempt from receiving overtime pay; the duties performed determine their status. For questions about employee classification, contact the Idaho Department of Labor or the U.S. Department of Labor.  

Overtime Pay  


Idaho Department of Labor

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