b'YOUR TOOLKIT FOR BUILDING EXCELENCEThe separate minimum wage for workers younger than 18 will reach $15 an hour in July 2024.in 2023. The separate minimum wage for workersspokeswoman, said in an email. The restaurant younger than 18 will reach $15 an hour in July 2024. industry is the number one source of sexual The ordinance requires employers paying theirharassment claims filed with the federal Equal workers the lower minimum wage because theyEmployment Opportunity Commission, she said.receive tips to make up any difference betweenThe ordinance doesnt cover students at accredited what workers earn in wages plus tips and $15.universities already covered under the Fair Labor Critics of the ordinance, however, said they expectStandardsAct,somecampcounselors,and enforcement to be inadequate and wage theftothers specifically carved out by the ordinance. from employers.Contractors, as defined by federal Internal Revenue Critics of the ordinance also said workers continualService guidelines, are also not covered by the dependence on tips to earn the citys minimumordinance.wage gives customers an economic leverage thatTo contact the reporter on this story: Stephen Joyce can lead to sexual harassment.in Chicago at sjoyce@bloomberglaw.comIn other words, the higher the income fromTocontacttheeditorsresponsibleforthis wages, the lower the probability for tolerancestory: Martha Mueller Neff at mmuellerneff@of sexual and other workplace harassment, Evabloomberglaw.com; Jay-Anne B. Casuga at jcasuga@Putzova, a Restaurant Opportunities Center Unitedbloomberglaw.com FRAME BUILDER - JAN2020 / 21'