Section 1. Minimum Salaries

  1. 2020-2021. The minimum salary rate for bargaining unit employees during the term of this Agreement will be $20,041 for a fifty percent (50%) academic year appointment and $24,486 for a fifty percent (50%) fiscal year appointment. 
  2. Appointments at a different percent time will receive no less than the prorated minimum salary rate for the term of their appointment.
  3. Summer Session Teaching Assistant Appointments. The minimum salary rate for academic year bargaining unit employees during the term of this Agreement will be calculated as a percentage of the salary of an academic year appointment, as stated here: 3-week session (1 course): 2/9 of fifty percent (50%) academic year appointment; 6-week and 8-week sessions (1 course): 2/9 of fifty percent (50%) academic year appointment; 6-week and 8-week sessions (2 courses): 2/9 of one hundred percent (100%) academic year appointment.
  4. Summer Session Teaching Assistant Appointments. Summer session teaching assistants will be paid no less than the minimum salary rate for the previous academic year. Returning bargaining unit employees with academic year appointments who are on a summer appointment will have their base summer salaries calculated on their previous academic year salaries.

Section 2, 2020-2021 Academic and Fiscal Year (Returning Employees)

  1. Returning bargaining unit employees will receive minimum salary increases of two and one-tenths percent (2.1%).
  2. Returning bargaining unit employees who are continuing at a different percent time will receive no less than the prorated value of the salary increase for the term of their appointment.

Section 3. Salary Distribution

The total salary of full semester, full academic year, full fiscal year, full 8-week and full 6-week summer appointments shall be paid in equal monthly installments. The total salary of other appointments shall be paid in monthly installments proportional to the percentage of appointment worked per month.