1) The Delaware Department of Labor offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday November 24th and 25th, 2022, in observance of The Thanksgiving Holiday. All payments scheduled for Thursday and Friday November 24th and 25th, 2022, will be processed on Monday November 28th, 2022. Please allow up to one week before contacting us regarding the status of payments. 2) Delaware SB184 requires many employers working on prevailing wage projects meet Craft Training requirements. Payments to the Apprenticeship and Training Fund is one to meet this obligation. Find out more at the Delaware One Stop. More Info
The Department of Labor can collect minimum wages on behalf of Delaware workers. Effective January 1, 2022 Delaware’s minimum hourly wage rate is $10.50.
Delaware’s minimum hourly wage will increase incrementally on January 1 of the next three years, to $11.75 in 2023, $13.25 in 2024, and $15.00 in 2025.
Employees Who Receive Tips:
Minimum Wage Exemptions:
Record Keeping Requirements:
Employers must keep records, including rates of pay, hours worked and the amount paid for each worker, for at least three (3) years.