Los Angeles Business Journal

Garcetti Announces Minimum Wage Hike

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

In a Labor Day speech, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced plans to increase the minimum wage from $9 to $13.25 an hour by 2017, KPCC reports. City officials said the current hourly wage would rise to $10.25 immediately, then increase by $1.50 in each of the two succeeding years.