Can my pay rate be cut?

Asked over 1 year ago - Central Square, NY

Hi I just returned to work after maternity leave and my position was passed on, because I'm not doing the same work They are forcing me to agree to a one dollar per hr pay cut. Is this legal?

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  1. Ryan M. Finn

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    Answered . It depends upon the size of your Company; your employer’s policies; and, how your employer has implemented its policies in the past.

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  2. Vincent Peter White

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    Answered . The answer to this question will be fact driven, I suggest arranging a free consultation with an experienced employment attorney in your area.

    This answer does not constitute legal advice and you should contact an attorney to confirm or research further any... more
  3. Eric Sanders

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    Answered . Maybe, it depends. You should consult with an attorney that handles employment discrimination. There are more details that needs to be fleshed out.

    Answers to questions posted on the AVVO website as well as content contained on The Sanders Firm, P.C., website is... more

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