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Minimum Wages Rise in Nevada

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LAS VEGAS -- Minimum wage workers in Nevada will get a raise Thursday, July 1st. 

The minimum wage for employees who receive qualified health benefits from their employers will increase from $6.55 per hour to $7.25 per hour and the minimum wage for employees who do not receive health benefits will increase from $7.55 per hour to $8.25 per hour.

More employees may also see a bump in their paychecks because of overtime. Employers who were not paying daily overtime will now be required to do that.

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