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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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


2nd Shift Differential - Evening (2nd Shift)

Premium pay for work time in which a majority of time falls between 6pm and 6am for Classified Non-Union employees.

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.

Classified Non-Union


No limitations within designated employment types EXCEPT as noted below.

NOTE: Does not apply to

  • RNs and Health Care.
  • Professional/Technical classes.

Eligible hours x $0.65 per hour or $112 per month


Department - OPUS if permanent shift assignment

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