In brief - As COVID-19 wreaks havoc across health systems and our economy, employers may find themselves faced with increasing complexity as to the most simplest of questions - what should I pay my employee?
The flowchart below has been developed to help you navigate the shifting sands of pay and entitlements that will allow you to overcome any uncertainty experienced as a business owner or manager since the outbreak of COVID-19 and the measures taken by the federal and state governments.
To view the COVID-19 Pay Guide for Employers as a PDF, click the image below.
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