Overtime Compensation

  • 67.3 percent of the workforce was eligible for overtime pay as of June 30, 2021.
  • An average of 33.9 percent received overtime in FY 2021.
  • The average monthly overtime hours increased from 6.7 hours to 7.7 hours per month in FY 2021.



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

Last Updated: 08/02/2021
Time Period: 07/01/2016 – 06/30/2021
Update Frequency: annually (end of fiscal year)

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