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New Jersey Employment Law Updates

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New Jersey | Wage and Tax Regulations

New Jersey
minimum wage
Minimum Wage
$15.13 for most employers
Minimum Wage
(Tipped Employee)
$5.26
Maximum Tip Credit
$8.87
New Jersey
state income tax
State Withholding
Supplemental
Wage Rate
No provision
Unemployment insurance
Max. Taxable Earning $41,100
Employee Deductions0.425%
Employee Tax Rates0.6-6.4%
New Employer Rate3.10%
Voluntary Contribution PermittedYes

The content of this publication is provided for informational purposes only and does not contain or constitute tax or legal advice. You should not act on this information without seeking tax or legal professional counsel.

Recent New Jersey Employment Law Updates

Legal Update
Date
Link

New Jersey’s Division on Civil Rights Published FAQs Regarding Family Leave Act (FLA) 

New Jersey Domestic Workers Gain Protections

New Jersey Legislature Passes Consumer Data Privacy Bill

New Jersey Adopts Changes Affecting Service Employees During Changes in Ownership

New Jersey Unemployment Compensation Law Amendments Take Effect

Employer Requirements Under New Jersey Unemployment Compensation Law to Change

May 2023: New Jersey Extends Unemployment Insurance Benefits for Striking Workers

Reminder: New Jersey's Temporary Workers' Bill of Rights Will Become Effective in May 2023 with Additional Provisions Taking Effect in August 2023

March 2023: Child Labor Law Abstract Notice Has Been Updated

March 2023: Reminder: New Jersey Expands Mini-WARN Requirements

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