Do Transportation Employees Get Overtime?

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) mandates employers to pay workers overtime (time and one-half) for all time worked over 40 hours in a workweek.  However, there are a handful of exceptions where overtime laws do not apply to certain types of employees. These workers, known as “exempt” employees, are not entitled to overtime regardless of how many hours they work. The type of work you do and the amount of money that you get paid determines whether or not