I was terminated, I was a salary employee, and I worked 4 days after the pay period, the pay period was every 2 weeks.

Asked almost 2 years ago - Wilmington, NC

Can I be paid for a total two weeks, or just the 4 days leading up to my termination?

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  1. Kirk J. Angel


    Contributor Level 16


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . You are only entitled to be paid for the time (or days) you actually worked and not the whole pay period.

    Kirk J. Angel is an experienced North Carolina licensed attorney who focuses his practice on employment law. Mr.... more
  2. Anthony Justin Eldreth

    Contributor Level 8


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    Answered . I'm afraid you can only be paid for the four days that you actually worked.

    DISCLAIMER: This is not intended to be specific legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. No attorney-... more
  3. Kenneth Love Jr.

    Contributor Level 19


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . I agree with Mr. Angel and Mr. Eldreth, unless your company policy says that you are entitled to the full paycheck, which is very unlikely, you will be paid for time worked.

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