Wage and Hour Overview

  Fiscal Year
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Complaints Investigated 6,391 5,435 5,058 4,315 5,545 4,791 4,320 4,215 4,094 4,036

Money Collected For Complainants

 (in millions)

$2.4 $2.3 $2.6 $2.2 $2.1 $2.0 $1.8 $2.0 $1.9 $2.0
Educational Outreach Visits 819 251* 761 368 809** 1004** 738 781 707 673

The fiscal year is October through September. 

* Governor Snyder issued Executive Order 2011-4 on February 23, 2011, sending the enforcement of the Youth Employment Standards Act, 1978 Public Act 90, from the Wage & Hour Division of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs to the Michigan Department of Education. Youth Employment Outreach by the division stopped in April 2011. Note: Governor Whitmer issued Executive Order 2019-13, sending Youth Employment Standards Act enforcement to LEO and the Wage and Hour Division.

** Minimum Wage outreach is part of the Educational Outreach Visits, which increased when PA 138 of 2014 repealed PA 154 of 1964.