Getting paid for less than half hour over?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by somebodiesgot, Jul 8, 2014.

  1. somebodiesgot

    somebodiesgot Member

    Sorry wasn't sure how to word this post.
    Say I work 4 hours and 15 minutes, twice a week, would I get 8 and a half hours pay?
    Or does UPS cut off that extra 15 minutes?
    Or say I work 4 Hours and 20 minutes, would I get paid for the 20 minutes or only 15 or what?

    Just curious if anyone could outline this for me.

    Today for example I had 5 hours and 37 minutes but I assume i won't get paid for 7 minutes lol.
    Not trying to be picky, just wondering.
  2. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    You should get paid for every minute.
  3. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    You get paid down to the minute how long u work.
  4. somebodiesgot

    somebodiesgot Member

    Oh that is a pleasant surprise. thanks.

    Also thanks brownslave688.
  5. Gumby

    Gumby *

    It is actually broken down to, 100th of an hour.
  6. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    And 37 minutes should be OT at 1 1/2 times your regular rate. Keep track. I know guys that track every minute everyday.
  7. somebodiesgot

    somebodiesgot Member

    I actually work at freight and I don't think this applies to freight? But I don't know. I didn't see anything in the contract about it. My "Scheduled Day" would be 4 hours.
  8. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    OT may not be true for UPS freight but by Federal Labor Law Fright must pay you for every minute you are working. Can't round down for accounting purposes.
  9. somebodiesgot

    somebodiesgot Member

    Well, at my old job you had "7 minutes to clock in and 7 minutes to clock out" aka if you clocked out 7 minutes after your official end time you weren't paid for it. That is why I asked. Thanks for the info.
  10. JL 0513

    JL 0513 Well-Known Member

    Interesting. And illegal (for hourly workers). Was wondering why you were asking a question with an obvious answer. Hourly workers cannot have time cards rounded down in 15 minute blocks. It's a shady company if they do that.
  11. brownrod

    brownrod Active Member

    You get paid down the the 1/100th of an hour.
  12. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Somebody should come up with a UPS paid day app. Time in/out, minus lunch/break.
  13. Future

    Future Victory Ride

    Keep track of every minute you work as stated above....Many instances of "Mistakes" in payroll!
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  14. somebodiesgot

    somebodiesgot Member

    Yes this wonderful shady company is the one who laid me off and fortunately I came upon opportunity at UPS because of it, so I kind of thank them.
  15. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    Lol the time card web was fine when they first started using it 4 or 5 years ago....then they decided to lock it so employees couldn't change their own start times. To the OP...keep track of your hours...I don't how it works in freight but in banks on the fact that most PTers don't pay attention to their hours worked.