Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 73.16
Liaison Ryan Ihrke
Submission Date July 29, 2011
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Green Mountain College
PAE-11: Sustainable Compensation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 5.87 / 8.00 Janie Evans
Human Resources
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Total number of employees working on campus (including contractors):

Number of employees (including contractors) that the institution ensures earn sustainable compensation:

A brief description of how the institution ensures that its lowest-paid workers (including contractors, if applicable) receive sustainable compensation:

In 2008, the Green Mountain College human resources department evaluated compensation for all employees to determine whether it met Vermont's Joint Fiscal Office (VT JFO) living wage standards.

The above referenced numbers reflect GMC's success using a 2008 living wage.

The most recent year total compensation for the institution’s lowest-paid workers (including contractors, if applicable) was evaluated to ensure that it was sustainable:

The website URL where information about the institution’s compensation policies and practices is available:

For the purposes of this report, we have indicated that 91 GMC employees (not incl.contractors) earn sustainable compensation: the amount of money required in Vermont to sustain an individual (as defined by VT JFO).

Of these employees, 81 individuals also earn sustainable compensation for a Vermont family (as defined by VT JFO).

Numbers do not include part-time staff or adjunct faculty.

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