What's the most OT you've worked in 2 wks?

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  1. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

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    Just had a personal best - 35 hours of OT in 2 weeks. :spud:
     
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    Federal government says thanks for the extra taxes. :mrpeanut:
     
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    84 hours
     
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    OT? Who gets paid for OT?
     
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    I'm thinking you meant you worked 84 hrs total, and had 4 hrs OT
     
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    Salary by the hour is king
     
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    12 hour days x 14 for me is 84 hours straight time and 84 hours OT.
     
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    I was on salary but I once worked 3 days straight without sleep during an emergency.
     
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    75 ot.
     
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    Zarathustra Well-Known Member

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    I worked 80 hours one week. So that is 40 hours of overtime in one week.
     
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    I do. Time and a half. I can work 16 hours of easy overtime and almost double my take home pay. I do at least 8 hours a week.
     
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    Me? 176 years.


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    :fil: I'm getting fucked.
     
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    Only if you work OT and don't get paid for it.
     
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    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    Salary would be nice because you can leave early sometimes and stay late sometimes and always get the same pay but I can't really leave early on my job because there always has to be someone in this seat. I like overtime because I can do other jobs and still make my time and a half rate. Plus I like having the option. Some weeks if I'm really broke I can work 80 hours and make a fuck ton of cash. I just don't have any off time but it's worth it once in a while.
     
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    I'm paid base plus a commission, so in a way I am earning more if I work more hours.
     
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    You pretty much can't leave early at a dealership. They pay well but the hours suck ass.
     
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    when we were building trading floors it was normal to work 80-105 hours or more weeks for a month and a half and then collapse on a beach for the next 2 months. i never got overtime but the bonuses (and bottomless expense account) for getting the floors done under the allotted time were better than overtime.
     
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    400-500 hours of OT a year is enough for me. Thats pretty much a given without having to sign up for it that much around here. The extra cash is nice to sock away for down the road.