If you need to set up all of your payroll (compensation, benefits, employees, taxes, and payroll history), use the Payroll Setup interview.
To create these payroll items in QuickBooks, use the Employee record or (if these payroll items are common to all your employees) the Employee Defaults window.
Create an overtime payroll item for hourly employees by
adding an hourly wage payroll item
Salaried employees most likely do not have overtime payroll items.
How Overtime Pay payroll items work
Enter overtime payroll items on the
Enter sick or vacation time information for an employee