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Unit 2, lesson 2


Pay Period The length of time for which an employee's wages are calculated.
Overtime Pay The amount of time a person works beyond 40 hours in a workweek.
Overtime Pay Pay for work beyond 40 hours in a work week that is at least one and one-half times the regular rate of pay.
Gross Pay The amount of money earned during the pay period before deductions.
Paycheck A form of payment to an employee.
Earnings Statement the paycheck stub listing gross pay and deductions.
Deductions Money subtracted from gross pay for required taxes, employee insurance, and retirement benefits.
Federal Income Tax The amount of money required by law for employers to withhold from earned wages to pay federal income taxes.
State Income Tax The percentage based on income deducted from a person's paycheck by the state government to pay for government provided services such as roads, public schools and parks.
FICA Federal tax that funds Social Security and Medicare.
Job Related Expenses expenses deducted from a paycheck that are necessary to perform the job, for example, uniforms.
Calculating Net Pay Gross pay - Deductions = Net Pay
Weekly Paycheck Getting paid every week.
Bi-Weekly Paycheck Getting paid every two weeks.
Monthly Paycheck Getting paid every month.
Created by: sboucher