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Paydays & Holidays

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State Paydays

View a state payday schedule according to WAC 82-50-021.

State Holidays

  • The first day of January (also known as New Year's Day)
  • The third Monday of January (celebrated as the anniversary of the birth of Martin Luther King, Jr.)
  • The third Monday of February (also known as Presidents' Day and celebrated as the anniversary of the births of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington)
  • The last Monday of May (also known as Memorial Day)
  • The fourth day of July (also known as Independence Day)
  • The first Monday in September (also known as Labor Day)
  • The eleventh day of November (also known as Veterans' Day)
  • The fourth Thursday in November (also known as Thanksgiving Day)
  • The Friday immediately following the fourth Thursday in November (also known as Native American Heritage Day)
  • The twenty-fifth day of December (also known as Christmas Day)

Need a printable calendar? Download this pdf. Paydays are listed as underlined dates. Holidays are denoted by bold green type.