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Industrial Welfare Commission wage orders

The 2014 minimum wage order and all current industry wage orders are listed below. The pdf files require acrobot Adobe Acrobat Reader or other software for viewing or printing.

The minimum wage order may be printed from this website on 8.5" x 14" paper and posted.

The industry wage orders are formatted to print on 8.5" x 11" paper.

Printed versions of the industry wage orders for workplace posting can be obtained by ordering from http://www.dir.ca.gov/wp.asp or by contacting your local DLSE district office.

Pursuant to AB 1835, Chapter 230, Statutes of 2006, the Department of Industrial Relations amends and republishes Industrial Welfare Commission orders as set forth below, amending sections 4(A) and 10(C) in orders #1 through #15 and sections 4(A) and 9(C) in order #16.


Also available is a history of the industry wage orders, including Statement of Basis and Summaries.

Wage order PDF version
Minimum wage order acrobot MW-2014 (English)
acrobot MW-2014 (Spanish)
Wage order #1
Manufacturing Industry
acrobot #1-2001 (English)
acrobot #1-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #2
Personal Services Industry
acrobot #2-2001
acrobot #2-2001 (Chinese)
acrobot Section 2(E): Definition: Employee (English/Vietnamese)
acrobot #2-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #3
Canning, Freezing, and Preserving Industry
acrobot #3-2001
acrobot #3-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #4
Professional, Technical, Clerical, Mechanical and Similar Occupations
acrobot #4-2001
acrobot #4-2001 (Chinese)
acrobot #4-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #5
Public Housekeeping Industry
acrobot #5-2001 (English)
acrobot #5-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #6
Laundry, Linen Supply, Dry Cleaning and Dyeing Industry
acrobot #6-2001
acrobot #6-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #7
Mercantile Industry
acrobot #7-2001
acrobot #7-2001 (Chinese)
acrobot #7-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #8
Industries Handling Products After Harvest
acrobot #8-2001 (English)
acrobot #8-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #9
Transportation Industry
acrobot #9-2001 (English)
acrobot #9-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #10
Amusement and Recreation Industry
acrobot #10-2001 (English)
acrobot #10-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #11
Broadcasting Industry
acrobot #11-2001
Wage order #12
Motion Picture Industry
acrobot #12-2001 (English)
acrobot #12-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #13
Industries Preparing Agricultural Products for Market, on the Farm
acrobot #13-2001 (English)
acrobot #13-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #14
Agricultural Occupations
acrobot #14-2001 (English)
acrobot #14-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #15
Household Occupation
acrobot #15-2001 (English)
acrobot #15-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #16
Certain On-Site Occupations in the Construction, Drilling, Logging and Mining Industries
acrobot #16-2001 (English)
acrobot #16-2001 (Spanish)
Wage order #17
Miscellaneous Employees
acrobot #17-2001(English)
acrobot #17-2001 (Spanish)

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