Maximum Hours of Work

There are only three Wage Orders which limit employees' weekly work hours. No more than 72 hours of work per week can be required for employees who work under Wage Order 4, Professional, Technical and Clerical; Wage Order 8, Industries Handling Products After Harvest; or Wage Order 13, Industries Preparing Agricultural Products for Marketing, On the Farm. The other Wage Orders contain no limitation on working hours.

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