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5 years, 2 months ago
My question is about being paid a salaried wage. My contract says I must work a minimum of 50 hours a week to receive my monthly or annual salary.
Over the last year I worked enough hours over that my salary does not meet the the National Minimum Wage. Is there anything I can do to request compensation so that my salary pays me at least the minimum wage?
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Jan 7, 2018 at 11:33
There's an EU-wide maximum number of work hours. It's 48 hours on average. You're apparently expected to work 50
minimum, which is ludicrous. And not making the minimum wage to boot.
The government maintains a portal that distills a few key things to know about labor laws:
In addition to reading the above, you should talk to a lawyer and/or a labor union. (Also, consider looking for a new job. Life's too short to work for snakes.)
Jan 8, 2018 at 13:59
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