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Acting Wage-Hour Chief to Visit Field Offices to Gauge Morale

May 25, 2022, 2:42 PM

Acting Wage and Hour Administrator Jessica Looman is traveling to the agency’s district offices to meet with the wage enforcer’s investigators amid concerns of deteriorating morale and attrition.

Looman said she would visit the agency’s field offices that look into wage theft and other claims of employment law violations, starting this month with its Northwest district to hear staffers’ “ideas and your concerns,” Looman said in an email to Wage and Hour Division staff that was reviewed by Bloomberg Law.

“Like many of you, I have been hearing that some people in the Wage and Hour Division are worried, frustrated, ...