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CITY OF SEATAC ANNOUNCES 2019 MINIMUM WAGE ADJUSTMENTS

City of SeaTac, Wash., October 12, 2018 – The City of SeaTac is announcing the mandatory annual adjustments to the City’s Minimum Employment Standards Ordinance for Hospitality and
Transportation Industry Employers.

2019 Minimum Wage: $16.09 per hour
The increase in the living wage rate (2.87%) has been calculated using the consumer price index for urban wage earners and clerical workers, (CPIW) for the twelve (12) months prior to September 1 as calculated by the United States Department of Labor. Therefore, in accordance with SeaTac Municipal Code (SMC) Section 7.45.050, the living wage rate in effect for hospitality and transportation employees within the City will increase to $16.09, effective January 1, 2019.

Read more here: http://www.seatacwa.gov/home/showdocument?id=25356