Wisconsin Minimum Wage Law
Employers in Wisconsin must conform with these state rules regarding the minimum wage paid to employees.
The general minimum wage rate in Wisconsin is $7.25 per hour.
Different minimum wage rates apply to agricultural and opportunity employees and counselors in seasonal or educational camps.
Wisconsin's minimum wage law applies to employees, except:
- individuals engaged in house-to-house delivery of newspapers or direct retail sale to consumers
- real estate agents or salespersons paid solely by commission
- employees of the state and its political subdivisions