MCO Historical Rates

The MCO rate is adjusted on January 1 each year, based on the prior year's change, if any, in the Consumer Price Index for urban wage earners and clerical workers for the San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose metropolitan statistical area. The required for-profit rates under the Minimum Compensation Ordinance for prior years are as follows:

  • 2017: $13.64 / hour
  • 2016: $13.34 / hour
  • 2015: $13.02/ hour
  • 2014: $12.66/ hour
  • 2013: $12.43/ hour
  • 2012: $12.06/ hour
  • 2011: $11.69/ hour
  • 2010: $11.54/ hour
  • 2009: $11.54/ hour
  • 2008: $11.03/ hour
  • 2007: $10.77/ hour
  • 2006: $10.77/ hour
  • 2005: $10.77/ hour
  • 2004: $10.51/ hour
  • 2003: $10.25/ hour
  • 2002: $10.00/ hour
  • 2001: $9.00/ hour