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Date Minimum Wage Gold Price Hours Worked Per Ounce
May 1,1974 $2.00 $169.50 84.75
Jan. 1, 1975 $2.10 $186.50 88.81
Jan. 1, 1976 $2.30 $140.25 60.97
Jan. 1, 1978 $2.65 $164.95 62.25
Jan. 1, 1979 $2.90 $226.00 77.93
Jan.1, 1980 $3.10 $512.00 165.16
Jan.1, 1981 $3.35 $589.75 176.04
Apr. 1, 1990 $3.80 $368.50 96.97
Apr. 1, 1991 $4.25 $355.65 83.68
Oct. 1, 1996 $4.75 $377.55 79.48
Sept 1, 1997 $5.15 $324.50 63.00


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