Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 52.06
Liaison Casey Meehan
Submission Date June 15, 2017
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STARS v2.0

Western Technical College
PA-9: Employee Compensation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.50 / 3.00 Joshua Housel
Sustainability Intern
Sustainability
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Number of employees:
1049

Number of staff and faculty covered by sustainable compensation standards, guidelines, or policies; and/or collective bargaining agreements:
0

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

Number of employees of contractors working on campus:
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Number of employees of contractors covered by sustainable compensation standards, guidelines, or policies and/or collective bargaining agreements:
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A brief description of the sustainable compensation standards, guidelines, or policies; and/or collective bargaining agreements covering staff, faculty and/or employees of contractors:
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Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (assessing employee compensation)?:
Yes

Number of staff and faculty that receive sustainable compensation:
1049

Number of employees of contractors that receive sustainable compensation:
0

A brief description of the standard(s) against which compensation was assessed:

Western Technical College uses the the Local "living wage" ordinance covering public employees to asses compensation.


A brief description of the compensation (wages and benefits) provided to the institution’s lowest paid regular, full-time employees:

Western Technical College pays 46.1% over Wisconsin’s living wage to its lowest paid regular employee (excluding benefits).


A brief description of the compensation (wages and benefits) provided to the institution’s lowest paid regular, part-time employees:

Western Technical College pays 46.1% over Wisconsin’s living wage to its lowest paid regular employee (excluding benefits).


A brief description of the compensation (wages and benefits) provided to the institution’s lowest paid temporary (non-regular) staff:

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A brief description of the compensation (wages and benefits) provided to the institution’s lowest paid temporary (non-regular, adjunct or contingent) faculty:

Western Technical College pays 46.1% over Wisconsin’s living wage.


A brief description of the compensation (wages and benefits) provided to the institution’s lowest paid student employees (graduate and/or undergraduate, as applicable):

Western Technical College offers work study to students on a need based agenda. Students are paid minimum wage but students are given flexible hours to which allow them to work during a busy class schedule.


The local legal minimum hourly wage for regular employees:
7.25 US/Canadian $

Does the institution have an on-site child care facility, partner with a local facility, and/or provide subsidies or financial support to help meet the child care needs of faculty and staff?:
Yes

Does the institution offer a socially responsible investment option for retirement plans?:
Yes

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