Madison Living Wage for Temporary Employees (TE)

Madison's current living wage for Temporary Employees (TE).

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 2021 is increasing to $13.86/hour and will go into effect at UW-Madison on January 3, 2021.

All TE hires with a hire date on or after January 3, 2021 must be at the new City of Madison’s Living Wage rate of $13.86.

HRS will automatically increase, via a batch program, all current TEs that need to be raised to $13.86/hr. 



For questions on this policy, please contact your HR Rep.