Rhode Island has released their new Minimum Wage notice. The new wage is $9.60 ($3.39 for tipped employees). This is a substantive change and an updated Rhode Island poster is required.
Effective Date: January 2016
Pregnancy Discrimination Update
The Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights has released a new poster regarding an employee's pregnancy rights in the workplace. The new posting informs employees of their right to request a reasonable accommodation for conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and expressing breast milk.
Effective Date: August 2015
The Rhode Island Minimum Wage poster has been updated to reflect an increase to the state's minimum wage. The minimum wage rate will increase from $8.00 an hour to $9.00 an hour effective January 1, 2015.
Effective Date: January 2015