Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 77.34
Liaison Sally DeLeon
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2022

STARS v2.2

University of Maryland, College Park
PA-12: Employee Compensation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.02 / 3.00 Emily Hightower
Sustainability Coordinator
Environmental Safety, Sustainability, and Risk
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The local living wage (based on a family of four and expressed as an hourly wage):
24.45 US/Canadian $

Percentage of employees that receive a living wage (benefits excluded):
92

Does the institution have significant contractors with employees that work on-site as part of regular and ongoing campus operations?:
No

A list or brief description of significant on-site contractors:
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Percentage of employees of on-site contractors known to receive a living wage or be covered by collective bargaining agreements (i.e., union contracts):
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Total compensation provided to the institution’s lowest paid regular, part-time or full-time employee or pay grade meets or exceeds what percentage of the living wage?:
None of the above (i.e. the lowest paid regular employee or pay grade earns less than the living wage)

A brief description of the minimum total compensation provided to the institution’s lowest paid employee or pay grade:
The University Human Resources has identified $11.33 as the hourly rate for the lowest paid employee at the University (as of January 13, 2021).

Has the institution made a formal commitment to pay a living wage?:
No

A copy or brief description of the institution’s written policy stating its commitment to a living wage:
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Website URL where information about employee compensation is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
Additional information about salary structures at UMD is located on the UHR website at: https://uhr.umd.edu/ecc/salary-structure/. This data uses Current Salary Structures (Exempt - April 2019; Nonexempt - July 2021; Faculty Salary Guidelines - FY 2022)

In December 2021, University System of Maryland committed to a $15/hour minimum wage.

Additional information about salary structures at UMD is located on the UHR website at: https://uhr.umd.edu/ecc/salary-structure/. This data uses Current Salary Structures (Exempt - April 2019; Nonexempt - July 2021; Faculty Salary Guidelines - FY 2022)

In December 2021, University System of Maryland committed to a $15/hour minimum wage.

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