Image of Governor Tom Wolf speaking to state employees in the governor's reception room.

Governor Wolf Raises the Minimum Wage for Commonwealth Workers, Calls on Legislature to Act

Building on his commitment to create Jobs That Pay as Pennsylvania’s economy continues to expand, Governor Tom Wolf today signed an executive order that increases pay for employees under the governor’s jurisdiction to no less than $12 an hour on July 1, 2018 and raises the wage by 50 cents a year until reaching at least $15 per hour in 2024.