Merit Trainee Pay Plan

Effective July 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020

Please click following trainee classifications to find pay plans:

Merit Trainee Pay Plan by Classification

GF90 Area Mechanic Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR2 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04
TR4 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR5 $19.32 $3,374.56 $40,494.72
TR6 $19.75 $3,449.67 $41,396.00
TR7 $20.19 $3,526.52 $42,318.24
TR8 $20.64 $3,605.12 $43,261.44
Journey Level $21.10 $3,685.47 $44,225.60
 

GF08 Automotive Mechanic Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Start Step 1)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $15.19 $2,653.19 $31,838.24
TR2 $15.52 $2,710.83 $32,529.92
TR3 $15.87 $2,771.96 $33,263.52
TR4 $16.22 $2,833.09 $33,997.12
TR5 $16.58 $2,895.97 $34,751.68
TR6 $16.95 $2,960.60 $35,527.20
TR7 $17.33 $3,026.97 $36,323.68
TR8 $17.71 $3,093.35 $37,120.16
Journey Level $18.11 $3,163.21 $37,958.56

GF30 Biomed Equipment Technician Trainee: Regent Technical Grade 13 (Start Step 1)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $20.17 $3,523.03 $42,276.32
TR2 $20.62 $3,601.63 $43,219.52
Journey Level $21.08 $3,681.97 $44,183.68

GF05 Carpenter Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 9 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $16.96 $2,962.35 $35,548.16
TR2 $17.33 $3,026.97 $36,323.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $17.72 $3,095.09 $37,141.12
TR4 $18.12 $3,164.96 $37,979.52
TR5 $18.52 $3,234.83 $38,817.92
TR6 $18.94 $3,308.19 $39,698.24
TR7 $19.35 $3,379.80 $40,557.60
TR8 $19.79 $3,456.65 $41,479.84
Journey Level $20.22 $3,531.76 $42,381.12

GF88 Chilled Water Systems Technician Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 13 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $20.17 $3,523.03 $42,276.32
TR2 $20.62 $3,601.63 $43,219.52
Grade Minimum TR3 $21.08 $3,681.97 $44,183.68
TR4 $21.55 $3,764.07 $45,168.80
TR5 $22.03 $3,847.91 $46,174.88
TR6 $22.53 $3,935.24 $47,222.88
TR7 $23.02 $4,020.83 $48,249.92
TR8 $23.54 $4,111.65 $49,339.84
Journey Level $24.06 $4,202.48 $50,429.76

GF35 Electrician, High Voltage Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 13 (Advanced Start Step 6)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $22.03 $3,847.91 $46,174.88
TR2 $22.53 $3,935.24 $47,222.88
TR3 $23.02 $4,020.83 $48,249.92
TR4 $23.54 $4,111.65 $49,339.84
TR5 $24.06 $4,202.48 $50,429.76
TR6 $24.60 $4,296.80 $51,561.60
TR7 $25.14 $4,391.12 $52,693.44
TR8 $25.71 $4,490.68 $53,888.16
Journey Level $26.27 $4,588.49 $55,061.92

GF10 Electrician I Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR2 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04
TR4 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR5 $19.32 $3,374.56 $40,494.72
TR6 $19.75 $3,449.67 $41,396.00
TR7 $20.19 $3,526.52 $42,318.24
TR8 $20.64 $3,605.12 $43,261.44
Journey Level $21.10 $3,685.47 $44,225.60

GF15 Environmental Systems Mechanic I Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Advanced Start Step 3)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $16.93 $2,957.11 $35,485.28
TR2 $17.30 $3,021.73 $36,260.80
TR3 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR4 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Grade Minimum TR5 $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04
TR6 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR7 $19.32 $3,374.56 $40,494.72
TR8 $19.75 $3,449.67 $41,396.00
Journey Level $20.19 $3,526.52 $42,318.24

GF36 Equipment Operator Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 8 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $17.68 $3,088.11 $37,057.28
TR2 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
TR3 $18.48 $3,227.84 $38,734.08
TR4 $18.90 $3,301.20 $39,614.40
Journey Level $19.31 $3,372.81 $40,473.76

GF18 ERD Machinist Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 12 (Advanced Start Step 3)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $18.51 $3,233.08 $38,796.96
TR2 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR3 $19.34 $3,378.05 $40,536.64
TR4 $19.77 $3,453.16 $41,437.92
Grade Minimum TR5 $20.21 $3,530.01 $42,360.16
TR6 $20.66 $3,608.61 $43,303.36
TR7 $21.12 $3,688.96 $44,267.52
TR8 $21.60 $3,772.80 $45,273.60
Journey Level $22.07 $3,854.89 $46,258.72

GF56 Facilities Mechanic III Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR2 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04
TR4 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR5 $19.32 $3,374.56 $40,494.72
TR6 $19.75 $3,449.67 $41,396.00
TR7 $20.19 $3,526.52 $42,318.24
TR8 $20.64 $3,605.12 $43,261.44
Journey Level $21.10 $3,685.47 $44,225.60

GF25 Greenhouse Caretaker Trainee: Regent Technical Grade 10 (Start Step 1)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $15.50 $2,707.33 $32,488.00
TR2 $15.84 $2,766.72 $33,200.64
TR3 $16.20 $2,829.60 $33,955.20
TR4 $16.56 $2,892.48 $34,709.76
TR5 $16.93 $2,957.11 $35,485.28
TR6 $17.30 $3,021.73 $36,260.80
TR7 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR8 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Journey Level $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04

GF48 Locksmith Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR2 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04
TR4 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR5 $19.32 $3,374.56 $40,494.72
TR6 $19.75 $3,449.67 $41,396.00
TR7 $20.19 $3,526.52 $42,318.24
TR8 $20.64 $3,605.12 $43,261.44
Journey Level $21.10 $3,685.47 $44,225.60

GF62 Offset Platemaker Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 9 (Start Step 1)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $14.86 $2,595.55 $31,146.56
TR2 $15.19 $2,653.19 $31,838.24
TR3 $15.53 $2,712.57 $32,550.88
TR4 $15.87 $2,771.96 $33,263.52
TR5 $16.23 $2,834.84 $34,018.08
TR6 $16.59 $2,897.72 $34,772.64
TR7 $16.96 $2,962.35 $35,548.16
TR8 $17.33 $3,026.97 $36,323.68
Journey Level $17.72 $3,095.09 $37,141.12

GF66 Painter Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 9 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $16.96 $2,962.35 $35,548.16
TR2 $17.33 $3,026.97 $36,323.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $17.72 $3,095.09 $37,141.12
TR4 $18.12 $3,164.96 $37,979.52
TR5 $18.52 $3,234.83 $38,817.92
TR6 $18.94 $3,308.19 $39,698.24
TR7 $19.35 $3,379.80 $40,557.60
TR8 $19.79 $3,456.65 $41,479.84
Journey Level $20.22 $3,531.76 $42,381.12

GF70 Pipefitter Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 11 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $18.47 $3,226.09 $38,713.12
TR2 $18.88 $3,297.71 $39,572.48
Grade Minimum TR3 $19.30 $3,371.07 $40,452.80
TR4 $19.73 $3,446.17 $41,354.08
TR5 $20.17 $3,523.03 $42,276.32
TR6 $20.62 $3,601.63 $43,219.52
TR7 $21.08 $3,681.97 $44,183.68
TR8 $21.55 $3,764.07 $45,168.80
Journey Level $22.03 $3,847.91 $46,174.88

GF77 Plumber Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR2 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04
TR4 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR5 $19.32 $3,374.56 $40,494.72
TR6 $19.75 $3,449.67 $41,396.00
TR7 $20.19 $3,526.52 $42,318.24
TR8 $20.64 $3,605.12 $43,261.44
Journey Level $21.10 $3,685.47 $44,225.60

GF95 Sheet Metal Mechanic I Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 10 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $17.69 $3,089.85 $37,078.24
TR2 $18.08 $3,157.97 $37,895.68
Grade Minimum TR3 $18.49 $3,229.59 $38,755.04
TR4 $18.91 $3,302.95 $39,635.36
TR5 $19.32 $3,374.56 $40,494.72
TR6 $19.75 $3,449.67 $41,396.00
TR7 $20.19 $3,526.52 $42,318.24
TR8 $20.64 $3,605.12 $43,261.44
Journey Level $21.10 $3,685.47 $44,225.60

GF98 Steamfitter Trainee: Regent Blue Collar Grade 13 (Advanced Start Step 4)

STEPS Hourly Monthly Annual
TR1 $20.17 $3,523.03 $42,276.32
TR2 $20.62 $3,601.63 $43,219.52
Grade Minimum TR3 $21.08 $3,681.97 $44,183.68
TR4 $21.55 $3,764.07 $45,168.80
TR5 $22.03 $3,847.91 $46,174.88
TR6 $22.53 $3,935.24 $47,222.88
TR7 $23.02 $4,020.83 $48,249.92
TR8 $23.54 $4,111.65 $49,339.84
Journey Level $24.06 $4,202.48 $50,429.76
Contact Information

Compensation and Classification

Phone
Fax
319-353-2384
Campus Address
121-11 USB
Mailing Address

121 University Services Building, Suite 11
Iowa City, IA 52242-1911
United States