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Arizona and Flagstaff Minimum Wage Rises Again on January 1, 2023

November 29, 2022

Via: HR Hero

On January 1, 2022, Arizona’s minimum wage increased to $12.80 per hour, making it the sixth highest among the 50 states (according to the minimum wages posted on While we continue to see an increase in state and local minimum wage statutes, according to, 21 states either had no minimum wage laws or had adopted the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour. Many other states and cities across the country enacted laws that implement periodic increases either based on the passage of time or based on the cost of living. Although Arizona has held strong in its ranking among the states, many localities across the country, including Flagstaff have minimum wage rates at $15 per hour or higher.

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