Bakersfield Wage Claims – Bakersfield Labor Commissioner

If you are an employee in or near Bakersfield, CA with a wage claim, you can file your wage claim at the Bakersfield office of the California Labor Commissioner. The Bakersfield Labor Commissioner accepts the following types of wage claims:

You have reached, a website run by Strauss Law Group and Strauss & Strauss, APC, two law firms that handle wage-and-hour claims throughout California. If you are looking for the Bakersfield Labor Commissioner, it’s office is located at:
7718 Meany Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308

The telephone number of the Bakersfield Labor Board’s office is (661) 395-2710.
If, however, you are looking for an attorney for your wage claim, you can visit our contact page for the contact information for Strauss Law Group and Strauss & Strauss, APC.

Remember, you can be represented by an attorney in your Bakersfield wage claim. You may need an experienced wage claim attorney to ensure that you can maximize your claim for unpaid wages, like unpaid overtime or unpaid commissions.

Common types of wage claims in Bakersfield involve employees in the oil industry who work on oil rigs. These individuals often are not allowed to leave their rig to take their lunch break. By law, non-exempt employees must be given a 30-minute, unpaid, off-duty meal period for every five hours they work. If not allowed to leave, these rig workers usually are entitled to one hour of pay for each missed lunch period. They can claim the unpaid hour of pay in a wage claim, either by filing with the Bakersfield Labor Commissioner or in civil court. See the pros and cons of filing with the Labor Commissioner vs. in civil court.

Strauss Law Group and Strauss & Strauss, APC represent Bakersfield employees in wage claims. We only get paid if we win your case. Contact us for a free wage claim consultation, or call us toll free at (877) 641-9992.