What are the rules on final paychecks in Minnesota?

Generally, under Minn. Stat. §§181.13, 181.14, an employer must issue a final paycheck to a terminated employee immediately, or within twenty-four (24) hours of his or her demand for payment. However, under Minn. Stat. §§181.13, 181.14, an employee who quits his or her job is entitled to a final paycheck on the next scheduled pay date, or within twenty (20) days following the employee’s last day of work, whichever is earlier. 

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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