WeHo Minimum Wage Highest in the US
Like dominoes, will the surrounding progressive cities follow suit?
November 11, 2021
By Corva Corvax, a Logical Opinion
11/4 The West Hollywood City Council voted on Wednesday to pass an ordinance to raise the minimum wage in their municipality to $17.64 per hour. The wage increase would go first to hotel workers, who would start earning the extra money on January 1, 2022. Everyone else would get their increase beginning July 1, 2022. The odd-sounding wage rate matches the minimum wage for hotel workers in the City of Los Angeles for hotels with 150 or more rooms - a rate that Santa Monica also ordains for their hotel workers.
Currently, the highest minimum wage law in the...