NEW LAW: Pasadena, CA Minimum Wage To Increase To $15 By 2020

On February 11, 2019,  the Pasadena City Council passed the Pasadena Minimum Wage Ordinance, which incrementally increases the minimum wage in Pasadena to $15.00 in accordance with the following schedule:

Small Employers

(25 or fewer employees)

Large Employers

(26+ employees)

July 1, 2019 $13.25 $14.25
July 1, 2020 $14.25 $15.00
July 1, 2021 $15.00 Increases will correspond to any Consumer Price Index (CPI) increase
July 1, 2022 Increases will correspond to any Consumer Price Index (CPI) increase

It is recommended that all Pasadena employers prepare for these increases.