Florida's minimum wage is tied to the Consumer Price Index, which means that the minimum wage is subject to re-calculation each year. For 2013, the minimum wage will increase by 12 cents. The new minimum wage is $7.79, which is $.54 higher than the federal minimum wage of $7.25.
Also, the new Florida minimum wage for tipped employees is $4.77.
These new rates go into effect tomorrow, January 1. Make sure you pay your employees accordingly.