On-call time is defined as non-duty hours when a non-exempt employee is required to remain in telephone contact with a central point in order to respond to emergency calls.

Non-exempt employees working on-call time are compensated:

  • At the rate of $.50 per hour.

If the employee is called in to work, the employee will be compensated for the actual hours worked at 1½ times their regular hourly rate. On-call hours are not considered when determining hours worked for overtime purposes.