Phoenix, AZ asked in Employment Law for Arizona

Q: Does arizona law allow mandatory overtime

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Stephen F. Banta
Stephen F. Banta
  • Scottsdale, AZ
  • Licensed in Arizona

A: Arizona does not have an overtime law, and yes, your employer is entitled to have you work mandatory overtime. However, if your employer is covered by the Fair Labor Standards Act, the federal overtime laws apply. Here is a link to the US Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division. You can find many helpful answers there, including the phone number for the Arizona office of the Wage and Hour Division.

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