I am on H1b and my consulting company is not paying me the minimum wages too when i am in bench, is it legally ok, please advise
No, your employer must pay you at the offered wage.
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Consult with a local employment/labor attorney for proper legal remedy to comply the employer to the contractural offer.
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No. It is not legal. You may have legal options available.
Dhenu Savla, Esq.
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