Federal Way, WA asked in Employment Law for Washington

Q: Can my employer have a work week of Sunday thru Saturday and a pay period of the 1st thru the 15th and the 16th - end?

Can they chop up my wks on time card to get out of paying me overtime?

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Kyle Anderson
Kyle Anderson

A: Hi the employer can use whatever period it wants for the workweek and pay period. If you work more than 40 hours in that workweek, you should be paid overtime.

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