Supplement Program for eligible staff employees
Frequently Asked Questions
To address concerns related to childcare, parking, medical premiums, and other expenses, full-time, benefits-eligible staff employees with an annual salary equal to or less than $35,500 ($17.06 per hour) will begin receiving an annual, taxable pay supplement of $500. Implementation of the supplement will begin January 1, 2020. This supplement can be used to offset any employee expense.
Upon review, the supplement will be paid annually. Virginia Tech anticipates that the supplement will be paid early in the calendar year.
The annual supplement will only be paid to full-time, benefits-eligible staff employees who make an annual salary equal to or less than $35,500. The continuation of the supplement and the salary level for eligibility will be reviewed annually. If the salary level to receive the supplement changes, we will communicate that information.