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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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


WFSE 2nd Shift

Premium pay for work time in which a majority of time falls between 5pm and 7am. For employees covered by the WFSE Master Agreement.

Applies to all hours of qualifying shift.

Employee receives shift premium for all paid work and paid leave time used unless temporary assignment to non-qualifying shift is greater than 5 consecutive working days.



No limitations within designated employment types EXCEPT as noted below.

For Contract Classified staff, use is limited to job codes covered by the WFSE Master Agreement.

NOTE: Does not apply to

  • RNs and Health Care Professional/Technical classes
  • WFSE Custodians
  • WFSE Skilled Trades

Eligible hours x $1.00 per hour or $173 per month


Department - OPUS if permanent shift assignment

Department - ETR/PTR if shift assignment is not permanently assigned