Tag: regular rate of pay


Unwary Employers Risk Being Caught in Nondiscretionary Bonus, Regular Pay Rate Trap

February 1, 2022

Via: HR Hero

The regional director for the Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the Department of Labor (DOL) has recently underscored the compliance obstacle that continues to confound employers: whether to include bonuses in the “regular rate” when calculating the overtime pay […]


DOL Proposes Change in How to Determine Regular Rate of Pay

April 2, 2019

Via: HR Hero

With a stated aim of providing clarification on how to determine employees’ regular rate of pay, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has announced a new proposed rule updating what forms of payment employers can include and exclude in the […]

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There’s Nothing Regular About Calculating an Employee’s ‘Regular Rate of Pay’

March 26, 2019

Via: HR Hero

In October 2018, the Trump administration unveiled its Fall 2018 Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions. The agenda emphasizes regulatory restraint and underscores the administration’s commitment to a more business-friendly regulatory framework, noting that “in general, the [U.S. Department […]