Overtime Compensation

  • 68.6 percent of the workforce was eligible for overtime pay as of June 30, 2017.
  • An average of 31.8 percent received overtime in FY 2017.
  • The average monthly overtime hours increased from 6.0 hours to 6.2 hours per month in FY 2017.



Includes permanent and nonpermanent employees.
Executive branch only (excluding higher education institutions).
Does not include legislative and judicial branch agencies.

Last Updated: 08/11/2017
Time Period: 07/01/2012 – 06/30/2017
Update Frequency: annually (end of fiscal year)