Overtime Pay: Pennsylvania Expands Minimum Wage

New legislation involving the expansion of Pennsylvania’s Minimum Wage Act (MWA) recently went into effect after three years of work under Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration. The legislation not only increases the maximum salary employees can earn, but it also allows them to still be eligible for overtime pay. The expansion …

Calculating Overtime Pay With Fluctuating Workweek Method

The Wage and Hour Division of the United States Department of Labor (DOL) recently issued a letter that examines the method of calculating overtime pay under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) when using the fluctuating workweek method. (Opinion Letter FLSA2020-14) In general, the FLSA requires employers pay nonexempt employees …