This is a preview. To continue reading, register for free access now. Register Now or Log in

Hours Worked: Delaware

Hours Worked requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Authors: E. Chaney Hall, Kathleen Furey McDonough and Jennifer C. Wasson, Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP


  • Delaware follows the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) to determine what counts as hours worked See Hours Worked.
  • Regular meal breaks are mandated by law for certain employees. There are, however, several exceptions to the meal break requirement. See Break Periods.