As the new year begins, you need to plan for your holidays. This article shares the USA 2022 Holiday Schedule to help you plan accordingly. This includes the dates and respective day of the week.
Note on the USA Holidays for Employees
Kindly note the following for employees whose basic workweek is Monday through Friday: –
- If a holiday falls on a Saturday, the Friday immediately before is the legal holiday.
- If a holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday is the legal holiday.
For those employees whose basic workweek is other than Monday through Friday, but does not include Sunday: –
- If a holiday falls on one of the employee’s regular nonwork days other than a Sunday, the employee’s workday immediately before that regular nonwork day is the legal holiday.
- If a designated holiday falls on a Sunday (nonwork day), the employee’s next workday is the legal holiday.
USA 2022 Holiday Schedule
New Year’s Day: 1st January 2022, on a Saturday (Holiday given on Friday to Employees)
Martin Luther Day (The Birth Day of Martin Luther King Jr): 17th January 2022, on a Monday. (The US celebrates this holiday on the third Monday of the year)
Washington’s Birthday: 21st February 2022, on a Monday. (The US celebrates this holiday on the third Monday of February)
Memorial Day: 30th May 2022, on a Monday. (The US observes this holiday on the last Monday of May)
Juneteenth National Independence Day: 20th June 2022, on a Monday. (The Holiday falls on a Sunday therefore pushed to Monday)
Independence Day: 4th July 2022, on a Monday
Labor Day: 5th September 2022, on a Monday. (The US celebrates this holiday on the first Monday of September)
Columbus Day: 10th October 2022, on a Monday. (The US celebrates this holiday on the second Monday of October)
Veterans Day: 11th November 2022, on a Friday.
Thanksgiving Day: 24th November 2022, on a Thursday. (The US celebrates this holiday on the fourth Thursday of November)
Christmas Day: 26th December 2022, on a Monday. (Holidays that fall on a Sunday are pushed to Monday)
USA – United States of America
The United States of America abbreviated as USA or The US or simply The United States, is a country in the continent of North America. United States of America is made up of 50 states and a federal district (Washington DC). Find out more about the USA from the link below.