South Dakota Employment Law Update – October 2018

South Dakota

2019 Minimum Wage Increase

According to the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, the state’s minimum wage increases for 2019 as follows:

  • The state minimum wage increases to $9.10 per hour.
  • The hourly minimum wage for tipped employees increases to $4.55 per hour.

These rates are effective January 1, 2019.

See the department’s announcement