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When you leave a firm, do you get paid for all your accrued PTO?

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This is why lots of firms went to “unlimited” vacation. There’s nothing to pay out.

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Also could be required by state law. In Illinois, it is required.

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This^^^

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Depends on the firm’s policy. Check with HR

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I got a biiiiig payout (NY)

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Same, Massachusetts (required by law)

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Thanks all, super helpful!

Is CA required pay out?

Yes, unless you have that unlimited vacation deal.

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