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Kentucky to pay social workers $175,000 for unpaid overtime

  • Lexington Herald-Leader
  • Published Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at 2:34 p.m.

The state has agreed to pay 140 social workers in Jefferson County more than $175,000 in unpaid overtime as part of a settlement with the U.S. Department of Labor over federal wage violations. Audrey Tayse Haynes, secretary for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, said social workers should start receiving those payments this week.

Read more at the Herald-Leader: http://www.kentucky.com/2013/12/13/2986963/kentucky-to-pay-social-workers.html

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