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Earn Type informational pages are provided as a historical reference tool for eligibility and rate information.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


3rd Shift Differential - Night (3rd Shift)

Premium pay for work time in which a majority of time falls between 12 a.m. and 7 a.m. 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.



Use limited to these job class codes.

8532 Custodian
8533 Custodian Lead
8536 Carpet Cleaner
8543 Maintenance Custodian 1
8658 Custodian
8659 Custodian Lead
8601 FDA WFSE – Leave of Absence
8665 Maintenance Custodian 1
8776 Custodian Supervisor 1
8777 Custodian Supervisor 2

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

Eligible hours x $1.25 per hour


Department - OPUS if permanent shift assignment

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