West Virginia adopts the federal minimum wage rate by reference. Any changes of the federal minimum wage will automatically affect the minimum wage of West Virginia.
$ 70.00 per day
$350.00 per week
$18,200.00 per year.
Based on a 8 hour day and 260 day work per year before taxes.
Minimum Trainee Wage: $6.45 per hour
Read in the next link more about the West Virginia minimum wage for trainees.
Cash Wage: $2.62
Maximum Tip Credit: $6.13
NOTE: Companies that fall under the jurisdiction of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act for minimum wage coverage may pay the federal tip credit of $2.13 per hour - see below.
Tipped Workers: Your overtime pay can never be less than your minimum wage!
The commissioner of labor is authorized to make investigations whether there is reasonable believe that the minimum wage is or has been violated.
West Virginia Division of Labor
Building 6, Room 749B
Charleston, West Virginia 25305