WYOMING - Workers’ Rights

Definition of agricultural worker under state law:

Wage law states “any individual employed in agriculture” is excluded but does not define the term “agriculture.” Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 27-4-201.

Wages and Overtime

Minimum Wage


There is no state law regarding overtime pay for private employees.

State Enforcement Agency

Wyoming Department of Workforce Services, Labor Standards Office

Website: http://www.wyomingworkforce.org/workers/labor/

Relevant Forms: https://dwswageclaim.wyo.gov/

Occupational Safety and Health

Workers’ Compensation

State Enforcement Agency:

Wyoming Department of Workforce Services, Workers’ Compensation Division

Website: http://wyomingworkforce.org/businesses/workerscomp/ 

Field Sanitation

Federal Enforcement Agency:

US DOL, Wyoming OSHA Office

Website: https://www.osha.gov/contactus/bystate/WY/areaoffice

Pesticide Safety

State Enforcement Agency:

Wyoming Department of Agriculture, Pesticide Program 

Website: http://wyagric.state.wy.us/divisions/ts/sections-a-programs/148 

Wyoming Department of Health 

Website: https://health.wyo.gov/ 

Form: https://health.wyo.gov/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/22-12940_FillinDiseaseReportForm_2012.pdf

Right to Join Unions and Collective Bargaining in Agriculture

State Legal Services Organizations

Legal Aid of Wyoming, Inc.