Total Compensation and Expenses FY2015-2020 | Last Updated 25 Aug 2020

State employee salary, benefits and expense reimbursement information starting with fiscal year 2015. To access the pay and expense data for Fiscal years 2009-2014, please see data set: Total Pay and Expenses FY2009-2014. NOTE: Individuals covered by the Safe At Home Act (Title 15 Sections 1150-1160) have been excluded from this list. 2017 Change - Temporary employees now earn sick leave per 21 V.S.A. § 487.

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This dataset has the following 15 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Job Titlejob_titletext
Job Typejob_typetextClassified, Exempt, General Assembly, Temporary, or Contractual
PaypaynumberThe amount paid to the employee for "standard hours", which for most full-time employees is 2,080 hours per year (some protective service employees have standard hours greater than 2,080). This includes "regular" pay, paid holidays, sick leave, annual leave, compensatory leave, personal leave, and paid leave. Historically, temporary employees were paid only for hours worked - however, as of 2017 temporary employees are also paid for sick leave per 21 V.S.A. § 487. General Assembly members are paid a weekly rate during the legislative session.
Other Payother_paynumberThis is a category of payments made to the employee that are not "pay" or "overtime" and includes such items as shift differential, standby, clothing allowance, annual leave payoff (upon retirement or RIF), prior year compensatory leave payoff, etc.
Overtime Unitsovertime_unitsnumberUnits used to calculate overtime pay are based on premium and straight-time hours worked, shift differential and the like. Note: Overtime units cannot the used to determine overtime hours worked.
Overtime Payovertime_paynumberThis is cash paid for hours worked in excess of defined workday and/or workweek at rates established by law and/or in the applicable Collective Bargaining Agreements.
Total Paytotal_paynumberThe sum of "Pay," "Other Pay," and "Overtime Pay."
Total Benefitstotal_benefitsnumberState contribution to Retirement and Social Security, and where applicable Health, Dental, Life, and Long Term Disability Insurance, and Employee Assistance Program.
Total Compensationtotal_compensationnumberThe sum of "Total Pay," and "Total Benefits."
Total Expensestotal_expensesnumberIncludes reimbursement for mileage, meals and other expenses.
Multiple Recordmultiple_recordtextWhen "Multiple Record" is indicated this means that there is more than one record for the same employee. This can be the result of that employee changing jobs, being employed in multiple temporary jobs, or moving from one job type to another (e.g., moving from a temporary job to a classified job).
Fiscal Yearfiscal_yeartext