October 04, 2019 | By NACE Staff
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Under a final rule issued recently by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), employees who make less than $35,568 are now eligible for overtime pay.
In the final rule—which will take effect January 1, 2020—the DOL has raised the “standard salary level” from the currently enforced level of $455 per week ($23,660 annualized) to $684 per week ($35,568 annualized).
For more information about the final rule, see https://www.dol.gov/whd/overtime2019/index.htm.