What make me a salary employee ?

I work for a company and they pay me a salary and I don't get overtime . I questioned the about it and they got me buss. cards saying i was a supervisor and said they didn't have to pay it. But i am just a field tech and work by my self most of the time .

1 answer  |  asked Sep 6, 2010 9:25 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

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Bruce Elfvin
The mere title of an employee will not determine whether the person is exempt for overtime purposes or eligible for overtime. The DOL Wage and Hour Division has issued a number of regulations which govern whether someone is exempt or not. You can research this a little on the internet, but then go and see an employment attorney near you to go over this. Make sure you keep track of your hours and turn a copy of the hours into the employer even if they say it doesn't matter.

You can select an employment attorney near you at www.oelasmart.net/directory

posted by Bruce Elfvin  |  Sep 7, 2010 10:02 AM [EST]

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