Pay period that includes the 12th of the month

What is Pay period that includes the 12th of the month?

Pay period that includes the 12th of the month meaning in Labor terms is Standard measurement period for all Federal agencies collecting employment data from business establishments; time unit that employers use to pay employees that overlaps the 12th of the month; length of the pay period does not matter, as long as the 12th of the month is included in the pay period: For establishments with a Monday-through-Friday pay period, if the 12th of the month falls on a Saturday, it should be taken as the last day of the requested pay period, and if the 12th of the month falls on a Sunday, it should be taken as the first day of the requested pay period.

 

reference: Glossary: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – United States Department of Labor

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