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    EMPLOYEE RESOURCES

    Education for your Protection ~ Your Rights

    Minimum Wage

    Oregon’s minimum wage in Deschutes County is $10.75 per hour from 7/1/2018-7/1/2019. If you work on a piece rate or contract basis, and you work 8 hours a day, the minimum that you should be paid is $86.00 per day.

    The bureau recommends that you keep your own records of hours and days worked.

    Rest and Meal Periods

    Length of Work Period

    Number of Rest Breaks Required

    Number of Meal Periods Required

    2 Hours 0 min

    0

    0

    2 Hours, 1 min- 5 Hours, 59 min

    1

    0

    6 Hours

    1

    1

    6 Hours, 1 min – 13 hours, 59 min

    2

    1

    10 Hours, 1 min – 13 hours, 59 min

    3

    1

    14 Hours

    3

    1

    Rest Breaks: 10 minutes, paid (15 minutes for minors)

    Meal Periods: 30 minutes, unpaid

     

    Field Sanitation – Your Employer must Provide:

    • Water
      • Immediately available and enough for everyone
      • Cool and kept in sanitary containers
      • Dispensed from a water fountain or into personal containers or disposable cups
    • Toilets and Handwashing facilities
      • Your employer must allow you to use the toilet when you need it.
      • Facilities must be located together and within a 5 minute walk.
      • A Toilet must be:
        • Clean, private, and have toilet paper
        • Provided for every 20 workers
      • Handwashing facilities must include:
      •  
        • Clean water and soap
        • Single-use towels and a trash container

    STATE AGENCIES

     

    Oregon OSHA

    Report hazards at your worksite or missing field sanitation items:

    1-800-922-2689

    Bend 541-388-6066

     

    BOLI – Bureau of Labor and Industries

    Discrimination complaint & unpaid wages:

    (971) 673-0761

     

    DOL– Department of Labor

    Wage & Hour

    Complaints regarding enforcement of minimum wage or collection of wages owed:

    (503) 326-3057

     

    Worksource

    1645 NE Forbes Rd Ste 100

    Bend, OR. 97701

     

    541-388-6070

    www..oregon.gov/employ