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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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


Modality Pay 3

(Medical Centers only)

For staff performing as shift lead OR for staff assigned as a preceptor to other staff.

Services are provided 24 hours per day, seven days per week. While there is not a lead or supervisor scheduled for each shift within this timeframe, there is a need for some lead duties and responsibilities to be performed. Preceptors will be assigned to staff in training.

Premium levels will not be compounded. Employees who are receiving Level 2 premium pay, who are scheduled for lead or preceptor duties, will be compensated at the highest rate for the duration of the in-charge assignment.

Use is limited to specific Health Care Professional/Technical classifications at the University of Washington Medical Center and Harborview Medical Center. Click here for Modality Pay 3 eligible classifications.

This earn type is not to be paid in addition to Substitute Lead (SUB) premium pay.

Eligible hours x $1.75 per hour


Department - ETR/PTR