In the city of Los Angeles and the unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County, the minimum wage is going to $12 an hour on July 1 for businesses with more than 25 employees, up from $10.50 an hour. Businesses with 25 or fewer employees will have to pay at least $10.50 an hour, up from $10 an hour. Unincorporated areas of Los Angeles are the areas of the county that aren’t governed by local city governments.
San Francisco’s minimum wage will go from $13 an hour to $14 an hour on July 1.
For more information on the local minimum wage rates, see the December 26, 2016, issue of California Employment Law Letter.