Hourly premiums are paid on shifts that extend beyond normal daytime working hours.
|Employees||Shift Start Time||Shift Premium|
|Day shift||4:30 am to 1:59 pm||None|
|Afternoon shift||2 pm* to 8:59 pm||$1.40/hour|
|Evening shift||9 pm to 4:29 am||$1.50/hour|
|Day shift||First shift of the calendar day||None|
|Afternoon shift||Second shift of the calendar day||$1.40/hour|
|Night shift||Third shift of the calendar day||$1.50/hour|
* If shift begins between 11 am and 1:59 pm, shift premium is payable on all hours worked after 2 pm.
Shift premiums are not paid for flexible or modified working schedules where the employee has elected to change their working hours so that the start of their shift now falls in an afternoon or evening shift.
Overtime & Short Changeover
Where a shift qualifies for a premium, the same premium will apply to all overtime hours worked adjoining that shift.
How to Record in Time & Leave
Shift premiums are added to your pay automatically based on your schedule recorded in Time and Leave. Use these guides to make sure shifts are entered correctly: