Category Archives: proper wages for California employees

Test Your Knowledge Answers – November 16, 2015

Questions

  1. A California employer can pay a “learner” wages equal to 85% of the state minimum wage (rounded to the closest nickel) for the first ___ hours of work.
  2. True or False: Most California wage orders allow employers to credit meals provided to an employee against state minimum wage compensation obligations, but only if the employee agrees in writing and the meal is actually taken.
  3. A California employer must provide overtime pay to an employee who works “make-up time” if the employee, in doing so, works more than __ hours in the workweek.

Answers

  1. 160
  2. True
  3. 40