Tag: hours worked

Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Tips for Correctly Paying People Who Work from Home

May 20, 2021

Via: HR Hero

It’s hard to believe many of us have been working from home because of the COVID-19 outbreak for more than a year. In addition, many teleworkers have been operating on flexible schedules. The consistent question for employers is: How do […]

Development & Evaluation

New Tips for Tracking Hours While Employees Telework

October 8, 2020

Via: HR Hero

The U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Wage and Hour Division (WHD) recently published guidance addressing employer obligations to track employee hours while teleworking. Even though the guidance is being issued in part because of the increase in teleworking arrangements during […]

Research, Software

Calculating Overtime Pay for Hourly Plus Commission Employees

September 15, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Most employers are well aware of their obligations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)—primarily, the requirement to pay at least minimum wage and pay overtime for hours worked in excess of 40 in a given workweek. These apply to […]


New WHD Guidance on Families First Coronavirus Response Act

March 30, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Last week, we discussed the signing of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) into law, as well as the revisions it underwent as it went through the legislative process. On March 24 and 26, the U.S. Department of Labor’s […]

Research, Software

State Minimum Wage Increases for 2019 (Map)

June 25, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Minimum wage increases will affect numerous locations on July 1, 2019. Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the current federal minimum wage is $7.25 per hour, but the FLSA does not supersede any state or local laws that are […]