Do you sometimes work more than 80 hours in a pay period and still don’t get overtime?

Chances are you are being paid twice a month (semi-monthly) instead of every two weeks (bi-weekly).

Per the labor laws, overtime is calculated based on a work week – not the pay period. Covered, non-exempt employees are entitled to overtime pay for all hours worked over 40 during a work week. A work week is...

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