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Current Living Wage Rates

Living Wage Policy

Per Board of Supervisors Policy 5.5.5.5., agreements for services that meet the criteria below are covered under the County's Living Wage Ordinance. If you have executed a new agreement pursuant to a formal request for proposal (RFP) or an Informal Competitive Procurement (ICP), please see the information on this page to help you learn more about the policy and how to enforce it.
 
Fiscal Year 2020 - 2021 Rates

(July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021)

WITH BOTH health and retirement benefits​

​WITH EITHER health or retirement benefits ​WITHOUT health or retirement benefits
​$20.56 ​​$22.56
​​$24.56
per hour​ ​per hour ​per hour


Fiscal Year 2019 - 2020 Rates

(July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020)

WITH BOTH health and retirement benefits​

​WITH EITHER health or retirement benefits ​WITHOUT health or retirement benefits
​$19.92​ ​​$21.92
​​$23.92
per hour​ ​per hour ​per hour

 
Fiscal Year 2018 - 2019 Rates
(July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019)
 
WITH BOTH health and retirement benefits​ ​WITH EITHER health or retirement benefits ​WITHOUT health or retirement benefits
​$18.98​ ​​$20.98
​​$22.98
per hour​ ​per hour ​per hour

 
Fiscal Year 2017 - 2018 Rates
(July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018)
 
WITH BOTH health and retirement benefits​ ​WITH EITHER health or retirement benefits ​WITHOUT health or retirement benefits
​$17.82​ ​​$19.82
​​$21.82
per hour​ ​per hour ​per hour

 
Fiscal Year 2016 - 2017 Rates
(July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017)
 
WITH BOTH health and retirement benefits​ ​WITH EITHER health or retirement benefits ​WITHOUT health or retirement benefits
​$17.39​ ​​$19.39
​​$21.39
per hour​ ​per hour ​per hour

Exempt Agreements

Agreements that fall under the following categories are exempt from living wage:
       
  • Community-Based Organizations
  • Public Works Projects (CLC §1720)
  • Revenue Agreements
  • Compensation Contracts
  • Intergovernmental Agreements
  • IHSS Contracts
  • Contracts with County Employe​es
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Last updated: 4/8/2020 9:23 AM