Farmworkers today continue to fight for equal protection under employment and labor laws. This interactive map and database of state laws reveal the discriminatory denial of labor protections in many state laws which contributes to unsafe working conditions, lower wages, and high rates of poverty among farmworkers.
Click on a state and then scroll down to see a summary of state laws affecting farmworkers in that state. Please note that this information does not constitute legal advice – local legal services organizations are listed at the bottom of each state summary if you would like more detailed information or legal guidance. Click on a topic below to see maps of state laws on Workers Compensation, Overtime and Minimum Wages.
Last updated: 6/5/2020