You can get help to recover unpaid or withheld wages, including illegal deductions, by filing a claim with the State.


File a claim for unpaid wages.

By Phone

  • Agency: New York State Department of Labor
  • Division: Division of Labor Standards Local Office
  • Phone Number: (888) 469-7365
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Staff is available through the automated phone system during business hours. Call volume is often high. If you don't get through, call back later.

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