Is it legal for me to work over time every week? If i do less ide get fired
It is legal so long as you are getting paid overtime and spread of hours pay for any day you work more than 10 hours (assuming you are not an exempt employee). You may have a case against your employer under the Fair Labor Standards Act and the New York Labor Law.
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As long as you are paid for it, it is certainly legal to require you to work overtime. If you wish to work less, try to find another job.
This answer does not constitute legal advice and you should contact an attorney to confirm or research further any statements made in this answer. Any statements of fact or law I have made in this answer pertain solely to New York State and should not be relied upon in any way in any other jurisdiction.
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