Spokane, WA asked in Employment Law for Washington

Q: Question about overtime.

Hi. I am an archaeological field tech getting paid hourly and working in Washington State. I also receive a daily stipend. I am wondering if I am an exempt from overtime or will I receive it? I just started a new job.

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A: More information is needed here, but generally, if you are paid on an hourly basis, you should receive overtime pay for all hours worked in excess of 40 per week.

Brad S Kane
Brad S Kane
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Licensed in Washington

A: You should be entitled to overtime, since you are paid hourly.

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