# How Many Hours Do You Have To Work To Get Double Time??

Double the employee’s regular rate of pay for all hours worked in excess of 12 hours in a workday.

On the seventh consecutive day of work in a workweek, one and one-half times the employee’s regular rate of pay for the first eight hours of work.

Double the regular rate of pay for all hours worked over eight.

### Is overtime after 8 hours or 40 hours?

Overtime: Employers must also pay all non-exempt employees a rate of time-and-one-half the regular rate of pay for each hour of overtime worked. Nursing care facilities may pay employees overtime after 40 hours in a 7 day workweek or alternatively, use the “8 and 80” system.

### Is working Sunday double time?

Sundays and public holidays. If the Sunday is not a normal working day, then overtime must be calculated using the ‘double-time’ rate (2x) of an employee’s normal working hours rate. Alternatively, an employee may be given time-off during their normal working hours.

### How do you figure out double time?

If his regular hourly rate is \$15, the double-time rate equals \$30 per hour. Multiply the eligible hours by the double-time rate. If the employee works eight hours on a holiday, you have \$30 times 8 , which equals \$240. Multiply other hours worked by the regular rate.

## How is double time and overtime calculated in California?

Double the employee’s regular rate of pay for all hours worked in excess of 12 hours in any workday and for all hours worked in excess of 8 on the seventh consecutive day of work in a workweek.

### Is it legal to work 16 hours a day?

Under federal labor laws, workers under age 16 can work no more than eight hours on a nonschool day and no more than three hours on a school day. Some individual industries are limited by law regarding the number of hours an employee can work at one time.

### Is overtime paid after 8 hours a day?

Overtime pay of time-and-a-half is required for hours worked over 8 in a day, 40 in a week, and for the first 8 hours of the seventh day worked in a week. Double pay is required for any hours worked over 12 in a day or in excess of eight hours on any seventh day of a workweek.

## What days do you get double pay?

Holiday workers ‘should get double pay’ British workers should be given a statutory right to double pay if they work on Christmas or New Year’s Day, plus three more bank holidays a year, the Trades Union Congress has demanded.

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