Prevailing Wage Lawsuits for Employees Working on Public Contract Jobs

Last Updated on April 13, 2020

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Those working on public works projects who weren't paid the prevailing wage.
What Is the Prevailing Wage?
An hourly rate, as well as benefits and overtime, given to workers who perform certain types of work for the government.
How Do I Know If I'm Owed a Prevailing Wage?
If you working on a government contact and live in one of the states listed below, you may be owed a prevailing wage. Prevailing wages are common in skilled trade industries such as mechanics, installation and construction.
How Can Help:
Dozens of lawsuits have been filed on behalf of workers who claimed they weren't paid the prevailing minimum wage. Now, attorneys working with are speaking with workers, free of charge, to help them determine whether they're getting the wages they're owed.