Minimum wage opinion letters

Fact-specific interpretations of the minimum fair wage law.

Minimum wage opinion letters by year

2019 Opinion Letters

  • May 8, 2019  Commissions may not be credited toward overtime obligations.

2018 Opinion Letters

  • January 23, 2018  Seasonal camps no longer need camp counselor minimum wage waivers

2016 Opinion Letters

2015 Opinion Letters

  • January 7, 2015  Seasonal camp counselors (Rescinded)
  • February 27, 2015  Residential property

2012 Opinion Letters

  • November 12, 2012  Shift supervisors did not qualify as ‘‘wait staff’’ eligible to participate in tips pools

2011 Opinion Letters

  • May 9, 2011  Request for opinion letter regarding educational internship program
  • March 14, 2011  Respiratory therapists and overtime
  • January 27, 2011  Wage deduction was special contract and, thus, violated provision of wage act

2010 Opinion Letters

2009 Opinion Letters

  • December 21, 2009  Commissioned employees and overtime pay compensation (Rescinded)
  • December 10, 2009  Compensation for pre-employment screening program
  • September 9, 2009  Truck driver overtime pay exemption
  • January 26, 2009  "Three-hour rule"/reporting pay

2008 Opinion Letters

2007 Opinion Letters

2006 Opinion Letters

2005 Opinion Letters

2004 Opinion Letters

2003 Opinion Letters

2002 Opinion Letters

2001 Opinion Letters

2000 Opinion Letters

 

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