Madison Living Wage for Temporary Employees (TE)

Madison's current living wage for TE employees.

Per UW-Madison's TE Policy, the University established the City of Madison's Living Wage as our minimum salary for TE positions. The Living Wage for 2020 is increasing to $13.62/hour and will go into effect at UW-Madison on December 22, 2019.

All TE hires with a hire date on or after December 22, 2019 must be at the new City of Madison’s Living Wage rate of $13.62.

HRS will automatically increase, via a batch program, all current TEs that need to be raised to $13.62/hr. 


For questions on this policy please contact your HR Rep.