Fiscal year 2019 merit adjustments for eligible faculty, librarians, academic personnel and professional staff, along with faculty unit adjustments, go into effect this September 1, 2018.
Merit and unit adjustment salary changes will appear in Workday beginning on September 13 and will be reflected on the September 25 paycheck.
The State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems (DRS) announced new contribution rates effective September 1, 2018 for employees enrolled in a PERS Plan 2 retirement plan.
The new employee contribution rate for PERS 2 members will increase from 7.38% to 7.41% of gross eligible wages on September 1. Employees with PERS 2 will see this change on their September 25 paycheck.