JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.— The beginning of 2020 puts minimum wage at the forefront once again in the minds of Missourians.

Effective Wednesday, Jan. 1 Missouri minimum wage rises by 85 cents to $9.45/hr according to journalist Meredith Galante. The minimum wage continues to increase until 2023 when it reaches $12 via Proposition B. Voter’s approved the proposition in November 2018. Links to Galante’s article, the Missouri Department of Labor, and more can be found below.