Calling all employers, if you have low income workers or tipped employees, they may be getting a raise. On January 1st, 2018, Michigan’s minimum wage increases from $8.90 to $9.25 for hourly employees and from $3.38 to $3.52 for tipped employees. Please remember if you have tipped employees they must make at least minimum wage during their shift or you have to compensate them to the level of minimum wage. If you have any questions about these changes, or would like to talk about payroll, or credits available to employers with tipped employees. Reach out to us. We have resources available for employers to make sure you comply with the Michigan minimum wage increases January 1, 2018, including compliance for tipped employee increases.