New Hampshire Minimum Wage Law Poster Required
The New Hampshire Minimum Wage Law is a labor law posters poster by the New Hampshire Department Of Labor. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in New Hampshire, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.
This poster must be posted in a conspicuous place where all employees will see it. This poster describes the minimum wage employees can receive, how to deal with overtime pay, and how to deal with the employment of minors.
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STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR NEW HAMPSHIRE MINIMUM WAGE LAW Revised Statutes Annotated Chapter 279, as amended Unless otherwise provided by statute, no person, firm, or corporation shall employ any employee at an hourly rate lower than that set forth in the federal minimum wage law, as amended. $7.25 PER HOUR EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2008 Exempt from RSA 279 are: Employees engaged in Household Labor, Domestic Labor, Farm Labor, Outside Sa les Representatives, Summer Camps for Minors, Newspaper Carriers, Non -Professional Ski Patrol and Golf Caddies . OVERTIME PAY. Those employees covered by RSA 279, with the following exceptions, shall in addition to their regular compensation, be paid at th e rate of time and one -half for all time worked in excess of 40 hours in any one week: (a) Any employee employed by an amusement, seasonal, or recreational establishment if: (1) it does not operate for more than 7 months in any calenda r year; or (2) during the preceding calendar year, its average receipts for any 6 months of such year were not more than 33 1/3 percent of its average receipts for the other 6 months of such year. (b) Any employee of emp loyers covered under the provisions of the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act. Tipped employees of a restaurant, hotel, motel, inn or cabin, who customarily and regularly receive more than $30 a month in tips directly from the customers will receive a base rate from the employer of not less than 45 percent of the applicable minimum wage. Restaurant shall include an establishment in a temporary or permanent building, kept, used, maintained, advertised, and held out to the public to be a place where meals are regularly prepared or served for which a charge is made and where seating and table service is available for customers or where delivery services are available. The term does not include establishments which do not primarily prepare and serve food. Tipped employees shall also include employees who deliver meals prepared in a restaurant to the customer's home, office, or other location. If an employee shows to the satisfaction of the commissioner that the actual amount of wages received at the end of each pa y period did not equal the minimum wage for all hours worked, the employer shall pay the employee the difference to guarantee the applicable minimum wage. RECORDS. Every employer of employees shall keep a true and accurate record of the hours worked by e ach, wages paid to each, and classification of employment when necessary . NEW HAMPSHIRE YOUTH EMPLOYMENT LAW No youth under the age of 16 shall be employed or permitted to work without first obtaining a New Hampshire Youth Employment Certificate except f or his/her parents, grandparents, guardian, or at work defined as casual or farm labor. Certificates shall be obtained by an employer within 3 business days of the first day of employment. Copies of certificates shall be kept on file by all employers of yo uths. An employer shall not employ a youth 16 or 17 years of age, unless the employer obtains and maintains on file a signed written document from the youth's parent or legal guardian permitting the youth's employment. The parental permission shall be on f ile at the establishment’s worksite prior to the first day of employment. Written parental permission is not required for a 16 or 17 year old youth who has graduated from high school or obtained a general equivalency diploma. INSPECTION DIVISION Rudolph W. Ogden, III Ken Merrifield P.O. BOX 2076 Deputy Commissioner Commissioner CONCORD, NH 03302 -2076 (603) 271 -1492 & 271 -3176 THIS NOTICE MUST BE POSTED IN A CONSPICUOUS PLACE Rev. 02 -01-18
Other New Hampshire Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional twelve optional and mandatory New Hampshire 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.nh.gov/labor/documents/minimum-wage-poster.pdf , updated February 2023
- New Hampshire Labor Law Posters at http://www.nh.gov/labor/forms/mandatory-posters.htm
- New Hampshire Department Of Labor
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