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Delaware Minimum Wage Law

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Delaware minimum wage law, minimum wage for employees in Delaware

Delaware's minimum wage rate is $7.25 per hour.

The following employees are not covered under Delaware's general minimum wage provision:

  • agricultural employees
  • domestics
  • executive, administrative and professional employees, or outside commissioned salespersons (not including route drivers)
  • employees of the United States
  • voluntary workers for educational, charitable, religious or nonprofit organizations
  • those employed in the catching and first processing of seafood

Also exempt are individuals under the age of 18 participating in and employed as junior counselors or counselors in training by a nonprofit organization in a summer camp program.

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