Linn County minimum wage increase takes effect Jan. 1
The minimum wage increase for Linn County approved by the Linn County Board of Supervisors will take effect Jan. 1, 2017, bringing the minimum wage to $8.25 per hour. The Board of Supervisors in September approved an ordinance to increase the minimum wage in Linn County by $1 per year for three years beginning in 2017.
The ordinance will apply within the unincorporated areas of Linn County, Iowa and within any city or portion of any city within Linn County that does not enact a conflicting ordinance.
Resources available on Linn County’s website include a copy of the approved ordinance, FAQs and a 2017 Linn County minimum wage poster www.linncounty.org/MinimumWage.