I have been working late for the past 2 weeks and my colleagues and I do have conversations about working overtime with them.
Among my colleagues, there are polytechnic graduates and they earn less than $2500 and the rest of us who have degrees, earn more than $2500.
So then, they are eligible for OT pay. Assuming we stay back about 3 hours each day and for 5 days per week, this means they can claim for about 15 hours per week.
This can add up to a substantial amount since it’s been about 2 weeks consecutively that this has been happening and there is more to come.
On the other hand, when our boss heard that since we earn more than $2500, then we are not eligible for OT pay, she suggested for us to log down our hours and claim off with that.
I have to say that it was rather nice of