Frequency of Pay
New York State Labor Law requires manual workers to be paid weekly, and clerical and other workers at least twice per month.
For more detailed information, including which employees are covered by this law, please see Frequency of Pay Frequently Asked Questions.
Employers who meet certain criteria may apply for permission to pay manual workers less frequently than weekly. (LS 138)
List of employers authorized to pay manual employees in New York State on a biweekly basis pursuant to New York State Labor Law Section 191.1a(ii).