Q: My pay stubs show I was being paid $12.00 per hour. After I quit I was paid $7.25 on my final check. Is that legal?
A: The Fair Labor Standards Act only requires that you be paid at least the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour for all hours worked. It looks like Mississippi's state minimum wage is also $7.25 per hour. Thus, while this situation is unfair to you, there is no state or federal law that has been violated here.
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