Florida and Oregon have made adjustments to their minimum wage for inflation.
In both Florida and Oregon, state officials are required to adjust the minimum wage annually for inflation.
Under the annual adjustment in Florida, the minimum wage will increase from $6.40 to $6.67 on January 1, 2007. During 2007, tipped employees in Florida must be paid a minimum of $3.65 per hour.
Under the annual adjustment in Oregon, the minimum wage will increase from $7.50 per hour to $7.80 per hour on January 1, 2007. Oregon does not permit employers to credit tips earned by the employee toward the minimum wage.