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Unpaid wages? That is wage theft. Wage theft is against the law.

When an employer avoids paying or fails to pay wages earned by its employees, it is wage theft.

  • Didn't get your last paycheck?

  • Paid less than minimum wage or not paid overtime?

  • Required tip sharing?

  • Unpaid wages or illegal deductions from wages?

  • Working off-the-clock?

  • Misclassified as an independent contractor?

It is your right to get paid. Get what you are owed. Free help for filing a wage claim.
Labor Standards will help you file a wage claim to resolve case of unpaid wages. For free help filing a wage claim, contact us at dli.laborstandards@state.mn.us, 651-284-5075 or 800-342-5354.

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Fact sheet – Wage theft in Minnesota:  Employer information

Fact sheet – Wage theft in Minnesota:  Worker information

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