Frequently Asked Questions

An employer must pay someone who has been terminated within seven of the employees' working days or the next payday, whichever is sooner.

A written complaint can be sent to the State Labor Department and the Department will investigate the matter.

Work permits are not required in the State of Arizona. Is permission from the youth’s parents required or helpful? Permission from the youths’ parents is not a requirement nor does it allow youths to work in violation of Arizona’s Youth Employment Laws.

The investigation takes an average of 90 days.

The 2022 minimum wage is $12.80 an hour.