Living On Minimum Wage Calculator
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Currently, the minimum wage in Colorado is $8.31. That comes out to about $300 per week and just over $17,000 per year. A raise in the minimum wage will affect nearly half a million workers in Colorado. Of those workers who would benefit, 86% are over the age of 20.
Our coalition is made up of organizations who have officially endorsed the Colorado Families for a Fair Wage campaign and are committed to the long-term movement to support economic justice in Colorado.