Deductions from Wages Laws
Download a PDF version of our 50 State Survey covering deductions from wages laws. Deductions from wages laws address issues such as whether an employer must obtain written permission to make deductions from an employee’s wages and whether an employer may deduct items from an employee’s wages such as cash shortages, damaged property, and cost of uniforms or tools. This version of our deductions from wages 50 state survey is in portrait format.
As with all of our 50 State Surveys, our deductions from wages laws survey contains links to the online resource upon which each summary is based, if such a resource is available. In addition to covering all 50 states, the survey also covers the District of Columbia.