VACATION PAY RATE

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  1. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    So RC and the crew got their vacation pay letter to day.
    They were very upfront about how they came to their conclusion.
    But, am I the only one that figured out they arrived at their 52 week computation based on 51 weeks of income?
     
  2. Redracer3136

    Redracer3136 BANNED

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    I didn’t pay attention to the mumbo-jumbo, I just saw my rate and said yippie!! I’m thinking I need to take more vacation next year!! :1036316054:
     
  3. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    Oh, ours is very nice as well. It’s just short about a dollar an hour.
     
  4. citydog

    citydog Well-Known Member

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    Maybe they went ahead and took out that week for holidays??? Anyone anyone.......
     
  5. chitownpeddler

    chitownpeddler Well-Known Member

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    Did you subtract the bonus payout before calculating the hourly rate? Mine came out pretty close when I calculated it.
     
  6. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    The point I was trying to make is that they only used 51 weeks of data to arrive at a 52 week figure. One more average week of income brought me to my annual gross figure.
     
  7. chitownpeddler

    chitownpeddler Well-Known Member

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    I get your point. All I am saying is when I took my earnings from December through November and subtracted the bonus mine came out close to what my vacation hourly rate is. Maybe they just don't like you
     
  8. Big Dave

    Big Dave What?! A low bridge and boardwalk at same time?!!

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    Is that a plural "you"???
     
  9. useless

    useless Active Member

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    youz is plural
     
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  10. SwampRatt

    SwampRatt Well-Known Member

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    I think the terms may lead that conclusion.

    Since our pay periods are Sun-Sat, they are using the week ending dates.

    Week (ending) Nov 26 through week (ending) Nov 18 does amount to 52 weeks...
     
  11. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    Used all of our fingers and toes, Swampy, still came up with 51.
    Nice try, though.
     
  12. Big Dave

    Big Dave What?! A low bridge and boardwalk at same time?!!

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    Did you count Dick's d--- never mind....
     
  13. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    There’s enough guys running around in my head that we didn’t have to go there.
     
  14. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Owner of Patel Hat And Canvas LLC.

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    Coop Dispatch uses an 8 day week, because most of their drivers need an extra day just to figure out where they are....
     
  15. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    Von and I have not been with Coop long enough for you to make up tales about us.
     
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  16. Redracer3136

    Redracer3136 BANNED

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    You publicly admit being employed by Coop Dispatch????
     
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  17. Dick Dastardly

    Dick Dastardly Drat, Double Drat, and Triple Drat!

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    You wanna see his hat? It favors a Lutwaffe soldier's combat helmet.
     
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  18. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    Semi retired sleeper team transfer driver! along with co-driver Von.
     
  19. Big Dave

    Big Dave What?! A low bridge and boardwalk at same time?!!

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    Coop Dispatch AARP up and running the Gray Hotel and terrorizing boardwalks in South Florida.
     
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  20. SwampRatt

    SwampRatt Well-Known Member

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    Did you sell vacation weeks, receive workers comp, disability? Also incentive bonuses don't count, as mentioned by chitownpeddler...
     

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