2017: $74.00 per day, $370.00 per week and $19,240.00 per year
2018: $80.80 per day, $404.00 per week and $21,008.00 per year
Under 20 Minimum Wage - $4.25 per hour
Federal law allows any employer in Hawaii to pay a new employee who is under 20 years of age a training wage of $4.25 per hour for the first 90 days of employment
Student Minimum Wage - $6.16 per hour
Full-time high school or college students who work part-time may be paid 85% of the Hawaii minimum wage for up to 20 hours at certain employers.
Interns or trainees in the for-profit private sector who are qualifying more as employees than as trainees must be paid at least the minimum wage and overtime compensation for more then 40 hours worked in a workweek.
Read more via the next link about Minimum Wage Internships.
Where Federal and state law have different minimum wage rates, the higher standard applies.
Cash wage: 2017: $8.50 - 2018: $9.35.
Maximum tip credit 2016 -2018: $0.75, to deduct only if you earn $7 more than the minimum wage through tips and wages.
You are exempt from the Hawaiian minimum wage if you are:
Tipped Workers: Your overtime pay can never be less than your minimum wage!
Find in the next link overtime pay calculations.
Any employer who violates the minimum wage or overtime provisions set by law is liable to the employee or employees affected in the amount of their unpaid minimum wages or unpaid overtime compensation, and in the case of wilful violation in an additional amount as liquidated damages. To file a complaint concerning these laws you can contact your nearest Wage and Hour Division or call the Department's Toll-Free Wage and Hour HelpLine at 1.-866-4-US-WAGE (1-866-487-9243).
Honolulu District Office
US Dept. of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
300 Ala Moana Blvd, Room 7225
Honolulu, HI 96850