Here are the new laws New Yorkers should know about for 2019

AmNews Staff Reports | 1/1/2019, 6:25 a.m.
The fight for $15 has finally become a reality.
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The fight for $15 has finally become a reality. The minimum wage rose to $15 an hour for workers in the city starting Monday.

The latest increase applies to New York City companies with more than 10 employees. For companies with fewer employees the minimum wage will be $13.50. On Long Island and in Westchester, that number jumps from $11 to $12 an hour.

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