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2012 Minnesota Statutes Index (topics)

COMPENSATION AND SALARIES

See also LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

Advances or draws against future earnings, defined as wages, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.035

Agreements of hire, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.55

Appeals, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.29

Apprentices, rulemaking, disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.28

Assessments, back wages, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Assignment, sale, or transfer

Employer, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.05

Garnishment, effect, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.041

Public employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.063

Rights of action, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.04

Time, effect, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.06

Unearned wages as security, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.07

Attorney fees, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.171

Audits and examinations, workers' compensation self-insurers, Minn. Statutes 2012 79A.03

Average monthly salary, defined, legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 3A.01

Average salary, definitions

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2012 356.302, 2012 356.303

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.01

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

State Patrol, retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352B.011

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.011, 2012 354A.31

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.05

Average weekly wage, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.011

Avoiding or refusing to receive payment, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.15, 2012 181.171

Awards, information on racketeering, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.909

Back pay

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.035

Determination by Labor and Industry Department, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Unemployment insurance, benefits, effect, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.085

Bailiffs, see Compensation and salaries under BAILIFFS

Benefits, see BENEFITS

Biotechnology and health sciences industry zones, payroll factor, Minn. Statutes 2012 469.330

Children, see Compensation and salaries under CHILD LABOR

Claims, insurance companies, liquidation claims, priority, Minn. Statutes 2012 60B.44

Collective bargaining, rights, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.35

Commercial bribery, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.86

Commissions, see COMMISSIONS (COMPENSATION)

Comparable worth, see COMPARABLE WORTH

Compensation for injuries, see DAMAGES

Compensation

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 62B.08, 2012 176.011

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2012 317A.257

Complaints, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Daily wage, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.011

Damages

Employers, liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.171

Payment violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Deductions

Faulty workmanship, loss, theft, or damage, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 181.79

Limitations, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.24

MFIP assistance units, Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.37

MinnesotaCare participants, premium payments, Minn. Statutes 2012 256L.15

Reimbursements, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.24

Default, discharged employees, rights, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.13

Deferred compensation, see DEFERRED COMPENSATION

Definitions

Average salary, definitions, see same under this topic

Compensation, see same under this topic

Equal pay for equal work, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.66

Job opportunity building zones, Minn. Statutes 2012 469.310

Judges retirement, Minn. Statutes 2012 490.121

Little Davis-Bacon Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.42

Local relief association benefit plans, Minn. Statutes 2012 353B.02

Minnesota family investment program (MFIP), Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.08

Salary, see same under this topic

Supplemental Aid Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 256D.35

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.011

Unemployment Insurance Law, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.035

Wages, see same under this topic

Warehouse law, Minn. Statutes 2012 231.01

Withholding (taxes), Minn. Statutes 2012 270C.69

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.011

Disclosure

Child support, enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.978

Employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.967

Employment references, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.967

Payment options, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.255

Discrimination, unfair practices, Minn. Statutes 2012 363A.08

Earned income, compensation and salaries defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.08

Earnings statements

Compliance orders, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.032

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.171

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.032

Employee gainsharing system, Minn. Statutes 2012 16A.90

Employees, disciplinary action, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.967

Employment earnings

Offset to retirement plan annuities, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.115, 2012 354.44, 2012 354A.31

Offset to retirement plan disability benefits

Local firefighter relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2012 353B.08

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.113

MSRS correctional employees retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.95

Public employees police and fire fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.656

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.33

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352B.10

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.36

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.48

Equal pay for equal work, wage discrimination based on sex, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.66 to 2012 181.71

Evidence, faulty workmanship, loss, theft, or damage, deductions, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.79

Executions, levy on earnings, Minn. Statutes 2012 550.136, 2012 550.142

Federal jobs credit, salary expenses not allowed, corporations, subtractions from federal taxable income, Minn. Statutes 2012 290.01

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 177.30

Garnishment, see Compensation and salaries under GARNISHMENT

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.16

Gratuities (tips), see GRATUITIES (TIPS)

Hourly basic rate, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.42, 2012 177.43

Income, compensation defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 65B.43

Indian employment credit, salary expenses not allowed, Minn. Statutes 2012 290.01

Injunctions, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.171

Interest, payment violations, orders, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Investigations, payment, complaints, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Judicial officers, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.415

Jurisdiction, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.171

Lawsuits

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 181.171

Isolation or quarantine, employer violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4196

Liens for wages, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 514.59 to 2012 514.61

Manual labor, action for wages, venue, Minn. Statutes 2012 542.08

Payment, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.14

Recovery of unpaid wages, Minn. Statutes 2012 541.07

Wage discrimination based on sex, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.67, 2012 181.68

Liability, employers

Employees quitting or resigning, payment, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.14

Limits, local government employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 43A.17

Lost wages, mothers

Due to medical necessity, paternity lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 257.66

Mechanics and material suppliers liens

Liens for wages, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 514.59 to 2012 514.61

Mediation, back wages, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

MFIP participants

Grant diversion participants, Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.69

Self-employed participants, Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.37

Minimum wage, see MINIMUM WAGE

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 181.171

Out-of-pocket expenses

Reimbursements, MFIP, income exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.21

Overtime, see OVERTIME

Parenting leave, see PARENTING LEAVE

Pay equity, see COMPARABLE WORTH

Payment

Amount, deception, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.03

Business expenses allowed, Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.37

Complaints, investigations, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Consideration for securing employment, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.031

Discharged employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 181.11, 2012 181.13

Employees quitting or resigning, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 181.14

Failure to pay, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.101

Frequency of payment, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 181.10, 2012 181.101, 2012 181.11

Labor and Industry Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.101

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.101, 2012 181.171

Methods, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.255

Nonnegotiable instruments, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 181.02

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Partnerships, profit-sharing, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 323A.0202

Payroll card accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.255

Priority, distribution of employer assets, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.057

Receipts greater than amount, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.03

Severance, unemployment insurance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.085

Surviving spouses, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.58

Unemployment insurance taxes, priority, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.057

Weekly earnings, unemployment benefits, effect, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.085

Payroll checks, presumption of abandonment, Minn. Statutes 2012 345.39

Payroll deductions, see PAYROLL DEDUCTIONS

Payroll processing firms

Gambling, Minn. Statutes 2012 349.19

Withholding (taxes), see Third-party bulk filers under WITHHOLDING (TAXES)

Payrolls

Income and franchise taxes, Minn. Statutes 2012 290.191

Inspection, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Payroll card accounts, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.23, 2012 177.255

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2012 79A.03

State contracts, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.43

Transcriptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Trunk highway construction, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.44

Workers' compensation self-insurance, Minn. Statutes 2012 79A.04

Per diem, compensation, exclusion, nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2012 317A.257

Personnel records

Compensation and salary records defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.960

Subpoenas, county attorneys, Minn. Statutes 2012 388.23

Petit juries, see PETIT JURIES

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.41

Presumption of abandonment, Minn. Statutes 2012 345.39

Prevailing wage laws, compliance, state contracts, Minn. Statutes 2012 16C.28

Prevailing wage, see PREVAILING WAGE

Prisoners

Prison employment, see Employment under PRISONERS

Work release, see WORK RELEASE

Probation officers, Minn. Statutes 2012 244.19

Public libraries, see LIBRARY BOARDS

Records and record keeping

Back wages, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Retention, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.30

Submitting to Labor and Industry Department, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.30, 2012 177.32

Reduction, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.24

Restrictions, local government employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 43A.17

Salary

Definitions

Local relief association benefit plans, Minn. Statutes 2012 353B.02

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.01

Public employees police and fire fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.011

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.05

Fees defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Offset to retirement plan annuities or disability benefits, see Employment earnings under this topic

Wages defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Severance pay, see SEVERANCE PAY

Sick pay, see SICK PAY

Specific occupations or offices, see under specific index headings

Standby pay, defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.035

State deferred compensation plan, see STATE DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN

Statutes of limitations, recovery of wages, Minn. Statutes 2012 541.07

Subsidized jobs, see WAGE SUBSIDIES

Substantial adverse change, quitting, good reason caused by the employer, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.095

Suitable employment, determination, unemployment insurance, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.035

Survey data, classification, Minn. Statutes 2012 13.435

Surviving spouses, payment to, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.58

Taxable wages

Assessments, workforce development fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 116L.20

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.035

Tips, see GRATUITIES (TIPS)

Unauthorized compensation, receipt by public officials, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.45

Unclaimed compensation, see ABANDONED AND UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

Unemployment insurance, see UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE

Violations and penalties

Deductions, faulty workmanship, loss, theft, or damage, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.79

Payment violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Records violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27, 2012 177.30

Wage deduction violations, enforcement orders, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.27

Wage discrimination based on sex, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.67, 2012 181.70

Wage supplements, failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.74

Wage discrimination based on sex

Compromises not defense, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.68

Equal Pay for Equal Work Law, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.66, 2012 181.71

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.66 to 2012 181.71

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.67, 2012 181.68

Violations and penalties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.67, 2012 181.70

Wage subsidies, see WAGE SUBSIDIES

Wage supplements, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.74

Wages

Definitions

Equal Pay for Equal Work Law, Minn. Statutes 2012 181.66

Fair Labor Standards Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 177.23

Social Security law, Minn. Statutes 2012 355.01

Supplemental nursing services agencies, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.74

Unemployment Insurance Law, Minn. Statutes 2012 268.035

Withholding (taxes), Minn. Statutes 2012 270C.69

Mechanics and material suppliers liens, Minn. Statutes 2012 514.59

Salary defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.01

Weekly wage, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.011

Withholding (taxes), see WITHHOLDING (TAXES)

Workers' compensation, see WORKERS COMPENSATION