Resources

Fair Labor Standards Act: An Overview

Information Memo

Describes the most common employee protections under this federal law requiring a minimum wage and overtime compensation.

Published Aug 23, 2022.

Fair Labor Standards Act: Determining Exempt versus Non-Exempt Status

Information Memo

Determine which employees are covered (non-exempt) and which employees are not (exempt) under this federal law.

Published Aug 23, 2022.

HR Reference Manual Chapter 4: Compensation

HR Reference Manual

Learn effective and legal compensation practices and policies such as minimum wage and overtime laws, pay increases and payroll issues.

Published Aug 23, 2022.

Salary & Benefits Survey Information and Login

Participate in the survey and access results.

Employment-Related Important Dates and Reminders

Information Memo

A calendar of important dates related to compensation, benefits and other Human Resources areas for city employees.

Published Dec 2, 2021.

Governors Salary Cap Law

Information Memo

Learn about limits on local government salaries in relationship to the governor's salary.

Published Nov 24, 2021.

2022 Salary & Benefits Survey FAQs

Answers to FAQs about the Salary & Benefits Survey.

Paychecks

Information Memo

Understand state law requirements for payment of wages.

Published Mar 8, 2021.

Fair Labor Standards Act for Police and Fire Employees

Information Memo

Learn about special issues in applying the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) to police and fire employees.

Published Mar 3, 2021.

Fair Labor Standards Act: Compensation for Travel Time

Information Memo

Learn when compensation must be paid to non-exempt employees who travel for work purposes.

Published Feb 23, 2021.