What Is South Carolina Labor Law For Breaks And Lunches?


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Breaks are paid time away from work.  Lunch breaks or lunches can be paid or not paid and are up to the individual employer whether or not they can be taken at all.
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There are no labor laws in South Carolina for lunch breaks.
The following is straight from the South Carolina Labor website.
Wages/Child Labor
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Does my employer have to provide me with breaks and time for lunch/dinner during the day?

A. There is no requirement under South Carolina law for an employer to provide employees with breaks or a lunch period.

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