What is the Minimum Wage in Georgia?

The minimum wage in the state of Georgia is $5.15 per hour. However, according to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the federal minimum wage effective July 24, 2009, is $7.25 per hour. Therefore, with some limited exceptions, residents of the state of Georgia must earn a wage rate of at least $7.25 per hour. For more information see here: