Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 76.34
Liaison Elida Erickson
Submission Date March 1, 2019
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of California, Santa Cruz
IN-20: Pay Scale Equity

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Ellen Vaughan
Water & Climate Action Manager
Sustainability Office
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The factor by which the total compensation of the highest compensated senior administrator exceeds that of the lowest compensated full-time employee (1:X):

Documentation supporting the institution’s reported pay scale ratio:
Documentation supporting the institution’s reported pay scale ratio:

Highest compensated senior administrator in 2018 = Chancellor George Blumenthal
Total pay ($408,504) & benefits ($42,368) = $450,872

Lowest paid regular employee:
Total pay ($31,225) & benefits ($11,728) = $42,953.

450,872/42,953 = 10.497
1:15 - required for point

UC's Fair Wage/Fair Work plan took effect the beginning of October 2015, and the minimum hourly pay is as follows:
• At least $15/hour beginning October 1, 2017

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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