State of Florida – hours worked

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State of Florida – hours worked

Q Do you have to allow more than 8 hours off between shifts or pay time and a
half for the next scheduled shift?

Asked on March 13, 2019 under Employment Labor Law, Florida

Answers:

SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

No, you don't need to pay time-and-half for the next scheduled shift. You only need to pay time-and-a-half (overtime) when the employer (assuming he or she is hourly or otherwise not exempt from overtime) works more than 40 hours in a single workweek.


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