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The 2018 prevailing wage rates are in effect with all wage decisions issued after January 1, 2018. The public works apprenticeship and training contribution rate (PWAT) for all wage decisions issued in 2018 will be $0.67/hour. The PWAT contributions are paid on Type B, C, and H public works projects only. For all wage decisions made prior to 2018, please refer to your wage rate poster for the correct apprenticeship and training contribution rate.

The Public Works Minimum Wage Act Policy Manual that was to go into effect on December 30, 2016 is on appeal. Therefore, the prior regulations and job classifications remain in effect until such time that the appeal can be heard and a decision is made by the Labor and Industrial Commission. Please see below for the proper regulations.