Do you think its better to get a paycheck once a week or every 2 weeks?

so I barely started working at my first job ever on Monday :)

what's your opinion on this?

btw I work at wetzels pretzels, has anyone had any experience there? how much do people get paid, is it weekly? please tell me everything I need to know about getting a first job/stuff about wetzels :)


Most Helpful Girl

  • You should really ask your manager. Every place is different. I use to work in the mall and I'd get maid the 1st and 15th of every month. I highly doubt anyone on this site can tell you what you'll get paid and when.

    I think its a lot better to get paid weekly. Every two weeks is a little more difficult because you need to really plan out your money and how much you spend. Some places do this, but a lot of them do it every two weeks since its easier for them to only have to do payroll a few times a month as opposed to every week.


What Guys Said 2

  • I get paid every other week but would prefer it to be weekly.

  • I know of no where that pays you weekly. I'm sure some jobs exist where this is the format, but the most common trend is to get a pay check every 2 weeks. The extra costs of having to give employees a paycheck every week would probably hurt a lot of businesses.


What Girls Said 2

  • I would rather get one once a week, because I don't like to run out of money.. I need a job..