What's the minimum wage in Texas?
|2013 Minimum Wage||$7.25/hour|
|2013 Tipped Wage||$2.13/hour|
|Current Teen Unemployment Rate*||21.8%|
Previous Teen Unemployment Rates
|Avg. Teen Unemployment Rate, 2012*||21.4%|
|Avg. Teen Unemployment Rate, 2011*||25.6%|
* These rates are for 16-19 year-olds. 2010 and 2011 averages are BLS tabulations of CPS data. Current teen rate is an estimate based on EPI analysis of CPS data, February 2011-January 2012.