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hello, If an employee has the following schedule, will any

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If an employee has the following schedule, will any overtime or double time accrue by weeks end?

Monday; OFF
Tuesday:8 hours
Wednesday:8 hours
Thursday: OFF
Friday: 8 hours
Saturday: 8 hours
Sunday: 8 hours

Thank you I look forward to your response.


Thank you for your question. Please allow me to assist you this afternoon.

Are there any hours worked besides the schedule that you posted, or is it simply a non-traditional schedule? Also from what date to what date does the employer calculate a work week?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


No the employee will not work any additional hours other than the hours listed.

The work week will begin on a Sunday.

Did I answer that correctly?

Thank you


Thank you for your follow-up. There is no requirement that the 'work week' be a "Monday to Friday" to be deemed valid. Provided there are no more than 40 hours in a whole week that the employee ended up working, there is no need for overtime to be utilized. Since the schedule here still has only 40 hours, there is no reason for overtime to be utilized or calculated into the wages.

Good luck.

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