New York, NY asked in Employment Law for New York

Q: IF 50% of my compensation is from salary as an outside sales rep employee do i qualify for overtime ?

Hello , i work for a company for 8 months , they pay a base salary of 400$ a week plus commission, i started working on july 2020 , i made less that 2000$ in commission for the whole year of 2020 , i worked 100 hours a week on regular basis , am i entitled to minimum wage and over time , i logged my hours and everything is documented also i was working on my day off and answering phone calls and emails on the two hours i had before sleep , this year so far the situation is the same , what should i do and do i have any rights at all as an outside sales rep in nyc ?

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V. Jonas Urba
V. Jonas Urba
  • New York, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: The following link is thanks to New York State's Department of Labor:

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