The following are exempt from the state minimum wage law (GA Code Sec. 34-4-3):
• Employers with annual sales of $40,000 or less
• Employers with five or fewer employees
• Farm owners, sharecroppers, or land renters
• High school or college students
• Residents of a nonprofit child-caring institution, or long-term care facility serving children or mentally disabled adults who receive board and lodging from such institution, and are paid cash wages totaling at least $10,000 per year.