U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Wage and Hour Division, U.S. Department of Labor

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Other Contact Information

Frances Perkins Building 200 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20210
1-866-487-9243 (Voice - Toll-free)
1-877-889-5627 (TTY)


The DOL Wage and Hour Division (WHD) is responsible for enforcing some of our nation’s most comprehensive federal labor laws on topics, including the minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, youth employment and special employment, family and medical leave, migrant workers, lie detector tests, worker protections in certain temporary worker programs, and the prevailing wages for government service and construction contracts.

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Review Date

Sunday, Feb 14, 2010