Workplace Rights & Wages

The Department of Labor's Wage & Hour Program oversees the initiatives involved with workplace rights and wages for employees and employers, including state law and adopted rules concerning minimum wage, overtime, wage payments, employee benefits, and child labor. 

Federal wage and hour laws may differ from Vermont law. Contact the U.S. Department of Labor at (603) 666-7716 regarding your rights and obligations under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

For more information on Vermont's Wage & Hour Program click the links below. 

Wage & Hour Program

Learn more about the Wage & Hour Program

 *State minimum wage adjusted annually on January 1, based on national Consumer Price Index

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    • Wage and Hour Program
      63 Pearl Street
      Burlington, VT 05401-4331
      Telephone: 802-951-4083
      FAX: 802-863-7655
      Labor.WageHour@vermont.gov

Workplace Posters

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Wage Claim and Complaint Form

Click here to submit a Wage Claim or Complaint: https://labor.vermont.gov/form/online-wage-claim-form

Contact Information

COVID-19 Update: Department of Labor offices are currently closed due to COVID-19. Please contact the Department by phone.

Vermont Department of Labor
5 Green Mountain Drive
P.O. Box 488
Montpelier, 05601-0488
(802) 828-4000

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