Ohio Questions and Answers about Wage payment

Wage overpaymeny by State of Ohio
I was State of Ohio employee in 2007, overpaid by $12,000 during course of year due to "glitch" in newly installed pay system, "OAKS". Attny General's office requesting to be repaid in full plus inter...
1 answer  |  asked Aug 2, 2013 12:56 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

If im moved to a higher postion that is a higher pay level can they not pay me?
I was moved to customer service and was told that I will get a pay increase from being a cashier. I was told that i will get it after minimum wage increase in jan 1st. I was told after minimum wage in...
1 answer  |  asked Jun 15, 2013 5:14 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Pellegrino v. Robert Half International, Inc.
I have been task with ensuring our current pay practices are in-line with the current FLSA regulations. My organization has notice that there have been some talks lately in regards to how employers pa...
1 answer  |  asked May 15, 2013 3:53 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Can an employer not pay you for time worked because of a failed drug screen?
I got a job with a community action group and was not aware of the drug screen. After I found out, I felt that I would pass since it had been quite a while since my last use so I took the test and hop...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 17, 2013 12:24 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Deduct from pay not authorized; did not follow through on terms of employment
This employer has a policy to withhold one weeks pay from employees for not reason at the start of hire. The employee is entitled to receive those funds back at the end of their employment, if ever. I...
1 answer  |  asked Nov 29, 2012 4:18 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

if on-call staff are informed that if we need them they would know by 3 that day do we have to pay
for staffing purposes, we have oncall staff - it has been suggested that we try telling our staff that they would be on-call until 3:00 that day to know if we wil need them, if they have not heard fro...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 9, 2012 08:03 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

volunteers - are their stipulations to how much someone can do this wout payment?
We are a private non-profit organization that looks for volunteers to help out as much as possible. Are there any current laws or other guidlines in Ohio stating how much somneone can volunteer their ...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 5, 2012 11:36 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

How long does an employer have to keep a past employees pay stubs?
We have a former employee requesting payroll information from 11 years ago - our payroll person cannot locate anything on her computer from that long ago - what is the amount of time that an employer ...
1 answer  |  asked Dec 21, 2011 07:43 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Ask a current ee to fill in temp basis do we have to pay them the same wage?
Employee was handled clerical tasks is out on FMLA until Dec - prob longer - job duties have to be filled or we do not receive funding from the state. If we place somone in her position on an interm b...
1 answer  |  asked Nov 16, 2011 08:23 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Does not want to pay and fired when kept asking for money owed
I worked as a manager for a new business, I helped them opened the store and within the first months I was not getting paid until "It picked up" but they kept giving me the run around, they started pa...
1 answer  |  asked Sep 19, 2011 8:16 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

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