Your Rights for Wages Under the United States Department of Labor Laws and Regulations

Information About U.S. Department of Labor Wages, Work Hours, Unemployment Insurance, Health and Other Benefits


Employee Rights

You can download a free PDF booklet of federal worker safety rights here:


Fact Sheets

Employment Laws and Regulations

Health Plans and Benefits

Unemployment Insurance


Forms and Compliance Assistance



Consumer Price IndexProducer Price Index:
Earnings: Average Hourly EarningsProductivity:
Employment Cost IndexUnemployment Initial Claims:
Employment: Payroll EmploymentUnemployment Insurance Statistics 
 Federal Minimum Wage:Unemployment Rate
U.S. Import Price Index:

Other Statistics

Disability Resources

Other Retirement & Health Benefits

Other commonly requested pages:

 Federal Min.Wage $5.15
 Amer. Samoa Wage Rates
 Overtime Pay
 Hours Worked
 Exempt Employees
 Wage Garnishment
 Employees' Rights
 Minimum Wage Poster
 Minimum Wage History
 elaws Advisor
 Handy Reference Guide
 (Spanish version, PDF)

 State Minimum Wage

 2005 American Samoa
 Economic Report

 Family/Medical Leave 
 elaws Advisor
 Fact Sheet
 Compliance Guide

 Farm Labor
 Migrant/Seasonal Workers
 Child Labor
 Empleo de Menores
 MSPA Ineligibility List
 Field Sanitation Standards

 Memo of Understanding
 H-1B Complaint Form (WH-4)

 Government Contracts
 Construction (Davis-Bacon) 
 Services (SCA)
 Dir. of Occupations (SCA)
 Wage Determinations OnLine