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|Y!: ||#1 Posted on 6.10.06 0825.43 | Instant Rating: 6.39|
|I'm currently working the most I've EVER worked in my life, so thank God I'm hourly. I'm not so sure I could take salary-paying job, because my personality is such that I wouldn't take the easy times and not work as much, I think.|
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|#2 Posted on 6.10.06 0849.46 | Instant Rating: 7.20|
|Salary. Haven't had an hourly job since I was bartender almost 20 years ago.|
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|#3 Posted on 6.10.06 0917.47 | Instant Rating: 6.68|
Salary. Luckily for me, I dont have to work late very often and the times I do are usually outweighed by the times I get to go home early.
From: South Georgia
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|#4 Posted on 6.10.06 0924.31 | Instant Rating: 4.96|
|Salary. If I'm 20 minutes late nobody notices, but I'll make it up later to sooth my own conscience. My boss actually lets me off 45 minutes early to teach a class at the Technical College a couple of days each week as long as I make up the time by coming in early or taking a very short lunch on those days. For me, it's a much more relaxed way to work.|
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|Dexley's Midnight Jogger
From: New Hampshire
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|#5 Posted on 6.10.06 1046.51 | Instant Rating: 7.97|
|Hourly, and there is a lot of overtime for me to take advantage of. But we don't have punch clocks. At the end of the day everyone stands in one line to sign out.|
From: Bay City, OR
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|AIM: || ||#6 Posted on 6.10.06 1107.57 | Instant Rating: 8.81|
|Salary. I.T. folks need an emancipation proclamation.|
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|Y!: ||#7 Posted on 6.10.06 1238.27 | Instant Rating: 6.60|
|Salary. No pay for all my travel hrs... Otherwise, I rarely work extra long hours.|
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|Y!: ||#8 Posted on 6.10.06 1357.05 | Instant Rating: 8.31|
|Recently became salaried when I was promoted. I'm still coming down from the high of receiving a modest benefits package.|
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|#9 Posted on 6.10.06 1413.45 | Instant Rating: 6.04|
|Hourly for now, though I can't get overtime, and often work overtime, so it's basically like a salary.|
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|#10 Posted on 6.10.06 1421.26 | Instant Rating: 6.21|
Originally posted by rinberg
Salary. If I'm 20 minutes late nobody notices, but I'll make it up later to sooth my own conscience. My boss actually lets me off 45 minutes early to teach a class at the Technical College a couple of days each week as long as I make up the time by coming in early or taking a very short lunch on those days. For me, it's a much more relaxed way to work.
This is me almost to a "T" with the exception that my boss doesn't ask that I come in early or shorten lunch to make up for my early teaching departures.
At the same time, if I need to come in and finish something on a weekend I do so without being prompted and without grumbling so it does even out a little.
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|#11 Posted on 6.10.06 1817.49 | Instant Rating: 6.96|
|I get an hourly rate, but only get paid for 36.25 hours a week. Anything over that goes into accrued time, so I can take a day off if I accrue enough hours. I have plenty of accrued time, but I don't take many days off. If there's organised overtime, like a hardware rollout or something, I get paid overtime for that, but that has to be approved by my boss's boss.|
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|#12 Posted on 6.10.06 2230.17 | Instant Rating: 7.03|
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Salaried, and I don't get overtime. Well, I could, but then I'd get written up. -_- The mileage helps a bit.
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|#13 Posted on 7.10.06 0317.20 | Instant Rating: 8.00|
|Self-employed, so that counts as salaried, with the added bonus of never, ever getting to stop thinking about work. Whee!|
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|AIM: || ||#14 Posted on 7.10.06 0500.21 | Instant Rating: 5.20|
|Salary and no overtime pay.|
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|AIM: || ||#15 Posted on 7.10.06 0624.22 | Instant Rating: 4.73|
|Under the table.|
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|#16 Posted on 9.10.06 0013.12 | Instant Rating: 5.43|
|Hourly. No overtime, though -- not that I'm usually required to stay beyond the standard 8:30 to 4:30, unless there's a history committee meeting, which is about once a quarter. |
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|#17 Posted on 10.10.06 1110.04 | Instant Rating: 5.75|
|Hourly, and no overtime usually, but at the end of this month, my Target store will supposedly let us get all the overtime we want until Christmas. And I usually go for all the overtime I can. That's what you do when you make as little money as I do.
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