Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.40
Liaison Jennifer Bodine
Submission Date April 25, 2022

STARS v2.2

Weber State University
PA-12: Employee Compensation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.59 / 3.00 Jennifer Bodine
Sustainability Specialist
Facilities Management
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The local living wage (based on a family of four and expressed as an hourly wage):
19.97 US/Canadian $

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

Does the institution have significant contractors with employees that work on-site as part of regular and ongoing campus operations?:

A list or brief description of significant on-site contractors:

Dining services: Sodexo

Percentage of employees of on-site contractors known to receive a living wage or be covered by collective bargaining agreements (i.e., union contracts):

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?:
100 percent

A brief description of the minimum total compensation provided to the institution’s lowest paid employee or pay grade:

Grade N21 is the lowest grade and $28,000 is the lowest salary for this grade/range. With total compensation, WSU is close to 100% (about 97.73%).

Retirement: $3,976 per year (about 14.2%)
Health Insurance (employee only, STAR, high deductible plan: $6,170.64
(we offer other plans, this is the least expensive, I can send information on the other plan if you would like).
FICA: $2,142 (7.65% of salary)
Long Term Disability: $84 (about $0.30 per $100 salary)
Life Insurance: $60.00
Workers Compensation Insurance: depends on the type of job, they are rated as low risk, high risk and driver)
Utah Unemployment Premium: rate varies, we are a reimbursable account, we generally only pay when there are claims.

Total: $40,432.64/ $19.44 per hour (estimate based on this salary and least expensive options the employee can opt for)

Has the institution made a formal commitment to pay a living wage?:

A copy or brief description of the institution’s written policy stating its commitment to a living wage:

While WSU does not have a published policy regarding living wage pay, the Administrative Services Strategic Plan does include this commitment and goals.

Website URL where information about employee compensation is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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