When is a last paycheck due?

I worked for a company for a little over a month and was terminated. I was let go last Monday and I asked via email when I would get my final paycheck. I was told the next payperiod, which ws 10 days later. Don’t they have to pay me within 3 business days?

Asked on September 4, 2012 under Employment Labor Law, Arizona

Answers:

Anne Brady / Law Office of Anne Brady

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Yes, under Arizona law, if you are terminated, the employer must pay you within three business days or at the end of the pay period, whichever is sooner.


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