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Should I get paid for my training hours I put in?

I was told it was paid training in an email but I haven't received any money yet and it's been three Weeks. I left my job at Walmart to go work at Vivint I went to their orientation and to training that week I decided to leave them because it was the kind of work I was looking for but I put in 22 hours of training and I haven't seen a dime can they decide not to pay me if I left? I have bills I'm donating plasma just to pay the bills but it's not enough for all of them what can I do to get my money?

Asked By: - 4/24/2012
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If you are in the US and the job was a "work at will", non-exempt job then you must be paid for all hours that you were required to work. Including training. They may have a different training wage that could be much, much lower than your actual salary - but they would still have to pay you at least minimum wage. If... More
Answered By: jobbend - 4/24/2012
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If the contract states that they offer paid training then yes you should be paid. If at all possible confront the job in person about unpaid wages.
Answered By: silky1 - 4/24/2012
 
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