Effective July 1, 2021, local minimum wage increases will take effect across California. The minimum wages in the following cities will increase as follows:
City of Los Angeles - $15.00/hour
City of Malibu - $15.00/hour
City of Pasadena - $15.00/hour
City of San Francisco - $16.32/hour
City of Santa Monica - $15.00/hour
The minimum wage increases in these cities is above state's minimum wage requirements, which is currently $13.00/hour for employers with 25 employees or less, and $14.00/hour for employers with 26 employees or more.
Employers are required to comply with both state and local minimum wage laws. Where a local minimum wage rate exceeds the state minimum wage rate, employers must comply with the local rate.