Payroll Services

Payroll System Changes

Changes to the Payroll System for the July 2010 RG1 pay cycle:

New Work Study Transfer Projects

The projects for Work Study transfer accounts have changed for the new fiscal year.  They are:

Federal Work Study (FWT) 7801 from  2010 to 2011
State Work Study (SWT) 7802 from 2010 to 2011


WFSE Representation Fee

Decrease the maximum monthly fee amount effective July 1, 2010 from $55.70 to $53.14. Also, the deduction rate goes from 1.09% to 1.04%.  GTN 172 WFSE Rep.


State Share Changes

The monthly employer-paid contribution for benefit-eligible employees has changed effective July 1, 2010, from $745.00 to $850.00.


Change in WorkStudy Split

For the first time in 15 years the work study split between department cost and work study program cost changes for all three types of work study programs (State, Federal and Institutional) from 25%/75% to 30%/70%. The department share, which appears on the PEARS, will increase from 25% to 30% of the Total Gross Paid and the program share will decrease from 75% to 70%.


Please contact Payroll at (509) 335-1277 or if there are any questions. 


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