Prevailing Wage ← Knowledge Base How does HB 1729 impact the Prevailing Wage Law? What is the prevailing wage? What is the Annual Wage Order? As a contractor, how do I obtain a copy of the prevailing wage rate for a specific project? What is the difference between major repair and maintenance? How is the proper prevailing wage rate calculated form the wage order? Who should receive prevailing wage rates? Is there a minimum dollar amount or square footage before a project is considered a public works project? I performed work on a particular project. Should I have received prevailing wages for the work performed?