The City of Santa Fe Living Wage Ordinance was adopted to establish minimum hourly wages.
Effective March 1, 2013 all employers are required to pay employees an hourly wage of $10.51 per hour. This includes part-time and temporary employees.
The March 1, 2013 Living Wage increase is in accordance with City Ordinance and corresponds to the increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the Western Region for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers. All employers required to have a business license or registration from the City must pay at least the adjusted 2013 Living Wage to employees for all hours worked within the Santa Fe city limits.