Payroll Services

Payroll System Changes

Changes to the Payroll System for the September 2009 RG1 pay cycle:

Graduate Student Payroll Deductions for Tuition:

One eighth of the amount guaranteed for payroll deduction has been processed this paycycle for 653 graduate students who authorized payroll deductions for their residual tuition. Deductions continue through the 01/10/10 payday.

New Rates Department of Retirement System:

New rates have been installed effective September 1 for these plans:

Pers 2 Employee reduction goes from 3.89% to 3.90%
Pers 1, 2, 3 Employer contribution goes from 5.29% to 5.31%

TRS 1:
Employee reduction goes from  4.20% to 3.36%
Employer contribution goes from to 8.46% to 6.14%

TRS 2:
Employer contribution goes from 8.46% to 6.14%

Employee reduction goes from 8.45% to 8.46%
Employer contribution goes from 8.61% to 8.62%


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

Payroll Services, PO Box 641024, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-1024, 509-335-9575, Contact Us