Paducah, KY asked in Employment Law for Kentucky

Q: In the state of KY, if I am salary and miss work because of COVID, should I still get paid?

I am a salary employee. I have COVID and am having to miss work because of it. Can my employer dock my pay because of this?

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A: This will depend on how much work you will be missing. Salaried employees' pay may be reduced if they are absent from work for one or more full work days. However, if you only miss part of your work day, your pay cannot be reduced.

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