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Non-exempt employee? After interviewing for a sales position for a SaaS company, I received an offer. The recruiter made it sound like it was a salary, when I received the offer, I come to find out that they pay “hourly” as a non-exempt employee. Has anyone ever worked as a non-exempt employee before? I think I’m going to dislike tracking my hours. They do pay “overtime” though.

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Normal where I am. I track my hours and it comes to about 40 or more every week anyway. It was a bit annoying to remember at first but the overtime is clutch.

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Normal for sales roles

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Interesting. Do you really track your hours or do you just log in 40 hours per week?

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None of our sales reps are salaried except for managers

I have. It sucks tracking but you an get overtime usually. So I never really minded it.

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