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Diane Dalton
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  • Lawrence Township, NJ
  • United States
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Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment
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I’m currently practicing massage at a fitness center with employee hourly rate status, based on a 50/50 fee split with the owner. Every time we run a special, the discounted price gets passed on to…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Diane Dalton Mar 6.

 

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Diane Dalton replied to Diane Dalton's discussion Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment
"Thanks again for the helpful specific info."
Mar 6
Ajay replied to Diane Dalton's discussion Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment
"Hang in there. Most Department of Labor & Employment have local offices for job placement/counseling, unemployment etc. be sure to ask them if there are any local legal advocate resources and support groups in your area. States vary widely…"
Mar 6
Diane Dalton replied to Diane Dalton's discussion Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment
"Thanks Ajay, for your supportive replies. I feel more empowered to speak up, for myself and on behalf of all of us. It'll take a while for this to resolve, and I don't know what action I'll take, but I don't feel so alone with it."
Mar 6
Ajay replied to Diane Dalton's discussion Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment
"Diane wrote: Your last paragraph mentioned being a contractor who is being treated like an employee. Well, I’m actually an employee who is being treated like a contractor. So, where do I go to get some concrete support to work this out?…"
Mar 5
Diane Dalton replied to Diane Dalton's discussion Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment
"Thank you for your thoughtful, thorough reply, Ajay. To help clarify, my status is employee, with a W-2. I have no contract. At the start, the hourly rate was based on half of the massage fee charged. The room has a table. I supply and launder my…"
Mar 5
Ajay replied to Diane Dalton's discussion Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment
"I'm not perfectly clear on your situation, you mention you are a paid employee and yet you split profits too. Does that mean your 50% is divided through your clocked in you are working? Please verify my understanding of your…"
Mar 5
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Employee Status: Discounted/Sale Rates = Discounted Payment

I’m currently practicing massage at a fitness center with employee hourly rate status, based on a 50/50 fee split with the owner. Every time we run a special, the discounted price gets passed on to me with a reduction of my hourly rate, which is a number of months out of the year that I’m earning less. And many clients will only book during sales, because now they’ve been conditioned.Now, the owner has been approached by a member who’d like a monthly massage, to be deducted from her account…See More
Mar 4

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In what year did you enter the profession?
1986
Which modalities do you practice?
Swedish Massage, Reflexology, Acupressure

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