Pay Requirements

Getting Paid

Get answers to some of the most common questions workers and businesses ask about getting paid.

Deductions from Pay

What deductions are allowable from a paycheck?

Final Paycheck

What is the required pay day when a worker retires, quits or is dismissed?

Commissions, Piece Rate & Bonuses

What are the laws regarding payment for commissions, percentages or bonuses earned?

Show-up Pay

Are there requirements for pay if workers report to work, but the business sends them home?

Equal Pay and Opportunities Act

Learn about what rights employees have to equal pay and opportunities, regardless of gender.


Learn about the criteria that must be met for unpaid internships. The requirements for the Farm Internship Program are also described on this page.

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