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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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


WSNA Permanent 3rd Shift Differential

Registered Nurse Permanent Night Shift Differential.

Premium paid for time worked in which the majority of hours fall between 11pm and 7am when employee is permanently assigned to a qualifying shift. Employees receive shift premium for all work and paid leave time used unless temporary assignment to non-qualifying shift is greater than 5 consecutive working days.

Once a shift has been identified as eligible, the shift differential applies to all hours of a qualifying shift.

Contract Classified


  • 8895 Registered Nurse 2
  • 8896 Registered Nurse 3

Use limited to these job class codes.

Eligible hours x $4.25 per hour


Department - OPUS for permanent assignment

ETR/PTR - If not permanently assigned to second shift, use earnings type SD4