Wages, Incomes, and Wealth Quiz Test Your Knowledge: The Minimum Wage in America Last updated January 4, 2022 ShareTweet Loading Quiz... * Find your state’s minimum wage using EPI’s Minimum Wage Tracker. Sources for the quiz Economic Policy Institute, Minimum Wage Tracker, values as of January 2022. Ben Zipperer, “The Minimum Wage Has Lost 21% of Its Value Since Congress Last Raised the Wage,” Working Economics Blog (Economic Policy Institute), July 22, 2021. Peter Dreier, “If You Like Social Security and Minimum Wage, Thank Frances Perkins,” HuffPost, May 30, 2015, updated December 6, 2017. Jonathan Grossman, “Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938: Maximum Struggle for a Minimum Wage,” U.S. Department of Labor website, originally published in Monthly Labor Review in June 1978. U.S. Department of Labor, “Minimum Wage” (web page), accessed November 12, 2020. Quiz answers are current as of January 2022. Sign up for EPI’s newsletter so you don’t miss a moment of our research and analysis.