New Mexico minimum wage update
- Effective January 1, 2021, the state minimum wage is $10.50 per hour. The minimum base wage for tipped employees is $2.55 per hour.
- Several counties in New Mexico have their own living wage ordinances which may depart from the state minimum wage including Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, Las Cruces, City of Santa Fe and Santa Fe County.
- Employers are subject to the highest available rate in their applicable jurisdiction.
- For more information please visit the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions website.
 As of March 1, 2020.