Exclusions from Regular Rate of Pay
Certain payments made by employers to their employees that are excluded from their regular rate of pay, including but not limited to gifts, bonuses and expense reimbursements.
When a jurisdiction increases its minimum wage rate based on the consumer price index. Many jurisdictions schedule regular minimum wage rate increases, followed by increases based on the consumer price index.
Typically, the rate of pay government contractors, subcontractors, and vendors must offer employees when doing business with any level of government, i.e., city, county, state, federal.