How many hours are needed to maintain a full time status before your employer can change your status to part time

Asked almost 5 years ago - Saint Petersburg, FL

full time /part time status

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  1. Mark S Guralnick

    Contributor Level 14

    Answered . Generally, full-time is considered 35-40 hours per week. There isn't an absolute rule on what constitutes full-time or part-time status. Why does this matter? Have you been denied benefits that are only available to full-timers? Is there a published company policy on this? Are you subject to an employment contract or collective bargaining agreement. Email me some details and I'll try to help you. Good luck.

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    Mark S. Guralnick
    Attorney at Law

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