Maine Equal Pay Law Poster
The Equal Pay Law is a labor law posters poster by the Maine Department Of Labor. This is an optional poster, so while it is recommended that you post this if it is relevant to your employees, you are not required to by the Department Of Labor.
Updated 2/2022. This poster is optional to post and describes the right that employees have for getting paid the same amount regardless of their sex for the same work, what questions to ask if an employee feels like they are being discriminated against, and who to turn to should they be discriminated against.
ME All-In-One Labor Poster: Instead of printing out dozens of posters, employers can also purchase an all-in-one poster that covers both Maine and Federal poster requirements by clicking here .
For more information, contact: Maine Department of LaborBureau of Labor Standards 45 State House Station Augusta, Maine 04333-0045 Telephone: 207-623-7900 or 207-623-7930 TTY users call Maine Relay 711 email: [email protected] | www.maine.gov/labor/bls rev. 02/22 Maine Equal Pay Law Are you being paid less than an employee of the opposite sex for performing comparable work? If so, ask yourself the following questions. 1. Does the other employee’s job have comparable requirements relating to skill, effort, and responsibility? 2. Does the other employee have similar training, education or experience relating to the jobs performed? 3. Does your employer prohibit you from talking about your wages with your coworkers? If you answer “yes” to any of these questions, you may want to file an Equal Pay Complaint. The Maine Department of Labor has a printable complaint form which you may access online at: https://www.maine.gov/labor/labor_laws/publications/epcomplaintform.pdf You may contact us to request that an Equal Pay Complaint Form be sent to you by mail or email. Maine Law requires that employees be paid the same wages as employees of the opposite sex for work that is of a comparable nature in skill, effort and responsibility. (Title 26, § 628, Chapter 7) The Maine Department of Labor provides equal opportunity in employment and programs. Auxiliary aids and services are available to individuals with disabilities upon request. This poster is provided at no cost by the Maine Department of Labor and may be copied. Scan here for complaint form.
Other Maine Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional thirteen optional and mandatory Maine labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.
- Original poster PDF https://www.maine.gov/labor/docs/2022/posters/equalpay_new.pdf , updated December 2022
- Maine Labor Law Posters at http://www.maine.gov/labor/posters/
- Maine Department Of Labor
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