What is Current Wages?

Legal Definition
Such as are paid periodically, or from time to time as the services are rendered or the work is performed ; more particularly, wages for the current period, hence not including such as are past-due. Sydnor v. Galveston (Tex. App.) 15 S. W. 202; 'Bank v. Graham (Tex. App.) 22 S. W. 1107; Bell v. Live Stock Ca. (Tex.) 11 S. W. 346, 3 L. R. A. 642.
-- Black's Law Dictionary