Short-Time Compensation Program
South Florida and beyond
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Employees with Reduced Hours/Wages
The Short-Time Compensation program facilitates pro-rated Reemployment Assistance benefits (previously known as “unemployment assistance) to help cover gaps in earnings.
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- Partial re-employment check to supplement a reduced paycheck.
- Must be a full-time employee.
- Weekly hours and/or pay must be reduced by 10% to 40% of normal pay.
- Employee must continue to work all scheduled hours (based on reduced schedule).