Is there salary or pay cuts while on notice period?

If you're on notice period, many workers think that salary could be cut. Here's what you need to know about how working while on notice could affect your pay.

There is no definite answer to this question as it varies from employer to employer. Some employers may choose to reduce an employee's salary or pay while they are on notice period, while others may not. Employers will follow their company policy or the employment clauses which describes the amount of pay adjustments allowed.

It is best to check with your specific employer to see if they have any rules in place regarding salary or pay cuts during notice periods.


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