How to Compute Holiday Rest Day Pay?

The employee reported for work during Holidays and rest days entitling the employee an additional premium on top of the employee’s daily/hourly rate. Here’s how to compute the employee’s Holiday and Rest day Pay


Working on Rest day

  • Let say the employee hourly rate is Php 57.00/hour and working 8 hours/day

To determine the employee rest day pay:

  • Rest Day Pay = (Hourly rate X 130% X 8 hours)
  • Php 592.80 = (Php 57.00 X 1.30% X 8 hours)

Working on Special Holiday

  • Let say the employee hourly rate is Php 57.00/hour and working 8 hours/day

To determine the employee Special Holiday pay:

  • Special Holiday Pay = (Hourly rate X 130% X 8 hours)
  • Php 592.80 = (Php 57.00 X 1.30% X 8 hours)

Working on Special Holiday and at the same time Rest day

  • Let say the employee hourly rate is Php 57.00/hour and working 8 hours/day

To determine the employee Special Holiday rest day pay:

  • Special Holiday rest day Pay = (Hourly rate X 150% X 8 hours)
  • Php 684.00 = (Php 57.00 X 1.50% X 8 hours)

Working on Legal/Regular Holiday

  • Let say the employee hourly rate is Php 57.00/hour and working 8 hours/day

To determine the employee Legal/Regular Holiday pay:

  • Legal/Regularly Holiday Pay = (Hourly rate X 200% X 8 hours)
  • Php 912.00 = (Php 57.00 X 2.00% X 8 hours)

Working on Legal/Regular Holiday and at the same time Rest day

  • Let say the employee hourly rate is Php 57.00/hour and working 8 hours/day

To determine the employee Legal/Regular Holiday and Rest day pay:

  • Legal/Regularly Holiday Rest day pay = (Hourly rate X 260% X 8 hours)
  • Php 1,185.60 = (Php 57.00 X 2.60% X 8 hours)

Working on a Double Holiday

  • Let say the employee hourly rate is Php 57.00/hour and working 8 hours/day

To determine the employee Double Holiday pay:

  • Double Holiday Pay = (Hourly rate X 300% X 8 hours)
  • Php 1368.00 = (Php 57.00 X 3.00 % X 8 hours)

Working on a Double Holiday and at the same time Rest day

  • Let say the employee hourly rate is Php 57.00/hour and working 8 hours/day

To determine the employee Double Holiday Rest day pay:

  • Double Holiday Rest day Pay = (Hourly rate X 300% X 8 hours)
  • Php 1368.00 = (Php 57.00 X 3.00 % X 8 hours