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Earnings Type & Description


Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information. If you have questions on how pay is processed in Workday, please contact the Integrated Service Center (ISC) or call 206-543-8000

Earnings Type When Is It Used? Employment Type(s)/Limitations How Calculated / FTE / How Initiated


Award (Non - Student)

One-time monetary award to UW Faculty or Staff based on specific criteria as developed and authorized by the department and described in the award qualifications.


Professional Staff

Classified Non-Union

Contract Classified

Hall Health Physicians


Printing Services

No limitations within designated employment types.

Amount of award made as a single payment or added to gross salary


Department initiates awards request with memo to Payroll Director.