If I quit my job a week ago because of non-payment, is there a law pertaining when I am to receive my last paycheck?

Asked on August 28, 2015 under Employment Labor Law, Georgia

Answers:

SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

In your state, your final paycheck should be paid at the next regular payroll date--that is, you should receive your final paycheck when you would have been paid had your remained employed. They do not need to provide it earlier to you, though may do so if they choose.


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