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- From: Randy Vogelgesang <tahoeengineering(--nospam--at)yahoo.com>
- Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2002 21:28:49 -0700 (PDT)
"that's 15.5 hours per day !!!" No problem, if he sleeps 8 hours each night, in his office, that leaves him a full 30 minutes a day left over to have fun. --- "Gerard Madden, PE" <gmadden(--nospam--at)attbi.com> wrote: > I think California OT laws are like this: > > Over 40 hours in a week = 1.5 x hourly rate > Every hour after 12 in a day = 2.0 x hourly rate > Every hour after 8 on a Sunday = 2.0 x hourly rate > > SO if he has his 37.14 base hourly rate He needs to > make up $ 199,288 in > ot. > If it was all at time and a half it would take 3577 > total hours or 69 > hours of OT per week. 109 hours (on average) per > week. Assuming he works > Saturday and Sunday that's 15.5 hours per day !!! > > If this guy is a PE, I don't think they even have to > pay him hourly. I > didn't know you could pay cities a few extra when > you submit to get it > checked right away... is this common at building > departments? > > I thought I worked a lot of hours - this guy makes > me look like a lazy > bum. > > Do plan checkers take offense to being called a > "planning bureaucrat"? > > -gerard > Santa Clara, CA > > -----Original Message----- > From: Randy Vogelgesang > [mailto:tahoeengineering(--nospam--at)yahoo.com] > Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 8:26 PM > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org > Subject: Re: Want some OT ??? > > "So who is Lau, and how does he do it?" > > OK, I'll take a stab. His hourly rate is > $77261/(52wk(40hr))=$37.14/hr. Assume that all of > his > OT is double time $74.29/hr. $190,647 in overtime > means 2566 hrs of OT/year or 49.4hr of OT/week (all > year). 89hrs/week total, Hmmmmm, about 13hrs/day 7 > days a week 52wk/yr. "boss describes him as > extremely > shy" > Shy and busy, working for the govmnt sure must be > great :) > Randy > > --- "Gerard Madden, PE" <gmadden(--nospam--at)attbi.com> wrote: > > I thought this was funny. from San Francisco > > Chronicle. For the entire > > article : > > > > > http://sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2002/09/30/BA164650.DTL > > > > MORE THERE THERE: Oakland firefighters may bring > in > > some big overtime -- > > but it's nothing compared with planning bureaucrat > > Kenny Lau, who pulled > > down an astonishing $276,549 in salary, OT and > other > > pay last year, > > according to city records. > > Included in the breakdown: $77,261 in salary -- > and > > $190,647 in > > overtime. > > Lau's take-home was even more than the $253,495 > paid > > to City Manager > > Robert Bobb. > > And more than double the $126,600 paid to Mayor > > Jerry Brown. > > So who is Lau, and how does he do it? > > "That's a good question," says his boss, William > > Claggett, the > > $173,627-a-year director of Oakland's Economic and > > Community Development > > Agency. > > Lau is one of a half-dozen plan checkers assigned > to > > review residential > > and office building plans. > > And a very popular one at that with developers, > > whose fees for > > expediting reviews more than cover Lau's overtime. > > > "They specifically request Kenny Lau because he's > > extremely thorough, > > very knowledgeable and goes much faster than other > > people," Claggett > > said. > > "Our feeling is, if they're willing to pay and > he's > > willing to do it, > > then why not?" > > When we pointed out that Lau would have to be > > working virtually around > > the clock to earn that kind of money, Claggett > > scratched his head. > > "I'll have to get back to you on that," he said. > > By the way, Lau did not return our calls seeking > > comment. But then, his > > boss describes him as extremely shy. > > > > I wonder what Mr. Lau thinks of Rho ? :>) > > > > -gerard > > Santa Clara, CA > > > > > __________________________________________________ > __________________________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? New DSL Internet Access from SBC & Yahoo! http://sbc.yahoo.com ******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* *** * Read list FAQ at: http://www.seaint.org/list_FAQ.asp * * This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers * Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To * subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to: * * http://www.seaint.org/sealist1.asp * * Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any email you * send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted * without your permission. Make sure you visit our web * site at: http://www.seaint.org ******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********
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