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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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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



Temporary appointment employees paid an hourly rate for hours worked.

NOTE: Is used instead of P/D - Per Diem RN - to pay RN employees who also hold a regular monthly position for which benefits are received in the UW system (see P/D).

Classified Non-Union

Contract Classified

Hall Health Physicians


ICA - Contract

No limitations within above designated employment types.


  • 0315 Extension Lecturer
  • 0317 Extension Assistant
  • 0366 Clinical Associate
  • 0367 Clinical Assistant
  • 0174 Affiliate Instructor
  • 0369 Affiliate in Medical/Dental Practice
  • 0418 Educator 2
  • 0419 Educator 1
  • 0161 Clinical Professor
  • 0162 Clinical Associate Professor
  • 0163 Clinical Assistant Professor
  • 0164 Clinical Instructor
  • 0171 Affiliate Professor
  • 0172 Affiliate Associate Professor
  • 0173 Affiliate Assistant Professor

Use limited to above job class codes within Faculty.

Professional Staff

  • 1850 Limited Term Appointment - Prof Staff

Use limited to above job class code.

Printing Services

  • 1899 Printing Services Temporary Assignment

Use limited to above job class code.

Hours worked x hourly rate


Department - OPUS

Entered on Positive Time Report (PTR) by department payroll coordinator each payroll period according to department procedures.