Poll results: An hourly question

Readers clock-in for a time-sensitive hourly-wage issue.

The Home Depot recently made news by announcing it will change its pay policy for its hourly workers and pay to the nearest minute on the clock, instead of rounding up down to the nearest 15 minutes.

“As laws, technology and workplace practices continue to evolve, we’re changing our practice nationwide effective January 16, 2023, to pay hourly associates to the nearest minute based on exact time punches,” said Sara Gorman, spokeswoman for The Home Depot.

A strong majority of readers seems to agree. Here are the results of our recent survey:

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