Nevada Payroll

Christina Hageny

leads Valor with over a decade
of CPP / PHR professional
experience

Nevada Payroll

Christina Hageny

leads Valor with over a decade
of CPP / PHR professional
experience

Paying Employees in Nevada

Nevada 2020 Minimum Wage (eff 7/1/2020): $8.00 per hour if health benefits offered, $9.00 per hour if not

Nevada 2021 Minimum Wage (eff 7/1/2021): $8.75 per hour if health benefits offered, $9.75 per hour if not

Nevada Overtime Rules: 

  • If the employee makes less than 1.5 x’s the state minimum wage, overtime is paid at 1.5 x’s the regular rate of pay for hours worked in excess of 8 in a 24 hour period.  
  • If the employee makes more than 1.5 x’s the state minimum wage, overtime is paid at 1.5 x’s the regular rate of pay for all hours worked in excess of 40 in a workweek.

Nevada Paystub Requirements:

  • At the time of payment of wages, an employer must furnish employees with an itemized list showing the deductions made from wages.

How often do you have to pay employees in Nevada?

  • Except as otherwise exempted, wages must be paid semi monthly.

When is an employee’s final check due in Nevada?

  • Voluntary resignation – wages are due within seven days or the next regular payday, whichever is sooner.
  • Involuntary termination – wages are due within three days.

Nevada Withholding Tax 

  • N/A – no state income tax
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Nevada Unemployment Tax

Nevada Unemployment Tax Registration

Nevada Unemployment Tax Employer Liabilities

  • New employer rate: 2.95%
  • 2021 Wage Base: $33,400

Nevada Unemployment Tax Due Dates

  • Return and payment are due quarterly on the last day of the month following the end of the reporting period

Nevada New Hire Reporting

  • Employers can report new hires online using the File Transfer Protocol
  • Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation
    Employment Security Division – New Hire Unit
    500 East Third Street
    Carson City, NV 89713-0033
  • Fax: (775) 684-6379
  • Phone: (800) 258-2736

Nevada Child Support

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