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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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


Shift Differential Overtime - Negotiated

(Trades classes only)

Premium paid to UW employees for overtime hours worked in which the majority of time worked falls between 5pm and 7am when employee is assigned to a qualifying shift for specific approved classes only.

This premium is paid in addition to earned overtime pay.

For Healthcare Professional/Technical classes use earnings type 2SO or 3SO.

Contract Classified jobs represented by the WFSE Skilled Trades unit

Classified Non-Union


Use limited to Trades job classes only within the employment types listed above; refer to linked list for trades job classes.

Excess hours worked during evening or night shift x $3.00 per hour (time and one-half x $2.00 per hour)


Department - ETR/PTR