Minimum Wage 2021   Pursuant to the Las Cruces Municipal Code (LCMC) and New Mexico Senate Bill 437 (NM SB 437), the minimum wage will increase, effective January 1, 2021.  Under SB 437, the State of New Mexico’s minimum wage will increase from $9.00  to $10.50 per hour on January 1, 2021. Las Cruces City Council accepted the state’s minimum wage of $10.50Read More →

City Council Hears from Business Owners About Proposed Changes to the City’s Minimum Wage The Las Cruces City Council met Tuesday, September 22, via video conference, for a Special Work Session regarding the City’s proposed minimum wage for 2021. City Council especially sought input from employees, business owners or managersRead More →