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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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


Authorized Leave Without Pay

(Medical Centers only)

Used in Medical Centers to designate approved unpaid absence from work for all or part of a shift or work period.

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Professional Staff

Classified Non-Union

Contract Classified

No limitations within designated employment types.

Earnings - 0


Employee initiates by either time sheet or leave request

Department - OPUS

  • OPUS entry made if LWA for one or more pay periods.

Department - ETR

  • ETR entry if LWA for less than one full pay period.