Law stated as of 30 Aug 2023 • New Jersey, United States
A Q&A guide to state law on independent contractor status for private employers in New Jersey. This Q&A addresses how independent contractors are classified under state law, including the various tests to evaluate worker status, penalties for misclassification, and practices to avoid misclassification. Federal, local, or municipal law may impose additional or different requirements. Answers to questions can be compared across a number of jurisdictions (see Independent Contractors: State Q&A Tool).