Minimum Wage

An emergency order, passed by the City Council on August 2, 2021, is in effect until January 13, 2022. Beginning January 1, 2022, this emergency order will constitute an emergency proclamation, as defined in Chapter 33.

Whenever an emergency order is in effect, the City of Portland minimum wage will be calculated at 1.5 times the regular minimum wage of $13.00 per hour for hourly employees or $6.50 per hour for tipped workers. For additional guidance or interpretation, please contact a private attorney.

Please use this form to report a violation of Chapter 33.

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