Oregon Minimum Wage

Oregon minimum wage change is in effect as of July 1, 2018, increases annually every July through 2022.  Here is a link to the BOLI website for more information:  http://www.oregon.gov/boli/WHD/OMW/Pages/Minimum-Wage-Rate-Summary.aspx.


  • Businesses located within Marion and Polk counties the rate is going to $10.75 per hour. 
  • Businesses located within Washington, Multnomah and Clackamas county metro areas, the minimum rate increases to $12.00 per hour.  
  • Businesses located in nonurban counties, the minimum rate increases to $10.50 per hour.

See the Metro’s Urban Growth Boundary lookup tool on the BOLI site as well as the UGB map to verify what minimum wage you are required to pay for your area.

If you have any questions please contact one of our payroll staff members.