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Which employees are entitled to earn sick time?

Massachusetts employees (including part-time) who work for employers having eleven or more employees can earn and use up to 40 hours of paid sick time per calendar year. Employees (including part-time) who work for employers having ten or less employees can earn and use up to 40 hours of unpaid sick time per calendar year. In determining the number of employees who are employed by an employer for compensation, all employees performing work for compensation on a full-time, part-time or temporary basis shall be counted.

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