News & Updates

Minimum Wage Increases

New York State minimum wage is projected to increase $.70 per hour through the year 2020.

Minimum Wage Amount Effective Date
$11.80/hour 12/22/19
$12.50/hour 12/21/20

Undergraduate Hourly Wages:

  • Level I Hire Rate: $11.80
  • Level II Hire Rate: $12.25
  • Level III Hire Rate: $13.50

Graduate Hourly Wages:
(For advanced-level work in program, technical, or research assistant positions)

  • Level IV Hire Range: $15.00–$19.50
  • Level V Hire Range: $18.00–$24.00