Beginning today, contractors can view training videos to learn how to file certified payroll online and be prepared for the new certified payroll requirement beginning January 1, 2020. Weekly certified payroll reports will be required to be filed online with L&I at least once a month for work performed on all public works projects. This change effects all public works projects that are in progress as of January 1 and all new ones moving forward.
View Certified Payroll Training Videos
Coming in December: Links to these videos will be available within your Prevailing Wage Intent & Affidavit system to assist you while filing online.
Log in to My L&I to file your certified payroll.
View step-by-instructions to help you navigate the Prevailing Wage Intent & Affidavit system.
Learn more about the required documents on public works project.
The Washington State legislature passed ESSB 5035, adding this requirement to the prevailing wage laws within chapter 39.12 RCW – check out the new RCW 39.12.120 to learn more.
from Jim Christensen, Industrial Statistician and Program Manager for the Prevailing Wage program at L&I: