$13.00 per Hour is the New Minimum Wage
Beginning January 1, 2023, the Illinois minimum wage increased to $13.00/hour. For workers who regularly earn tips, the rate is $7.80/hour, however, the state says "these workers must still earn minimum wage after receiving tips, or the employer is required to make up the difference.
Workers under 18 who work fewer than 650 hours a year will also earn a minimum wage of $10.50 per hour as of January 1, 2023.
For more information, go to: https://www.minimum-wage.org/illinois