Employee Classification: Arkansas
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Authors: E. B. Chiles IV, Cameron C. McCree and Amber Davis-Tanner, Quattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow PLLC
- Arkansas allows several exemptions from its minimum wage and overtime laws. See Minimum Wage and Overtime Exemptions.
- All employees exempt from the federal overtime requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act are also exempt from Arkansas' overtime requirements. See Employee Compensation > Employee Classification; see +Ark. Code Ann. § 11-4-211.