FLSA; Exempt; Non-Exempt; DOL; Overtime; Proposed Rule

For 15 years, the minimum salary threshold required for US workers to qualify for the Fair Labor Standards Act’s “white-collar” exemptions has been $23,660 per year.

On March 7, 2019, the Department of Labor issued a new overtime proposal increasing that minimum salary threshold to $35,308 per year. The DOL estimates the new rule will take effect in January 2020.Continue Reading DOL Proposes New OT Exemption Threshold At $35K