Job Classifications and Pay Ranges


Job Classifications and Pay Ranges

Student Employee Job Code and Pay Range Structure:

Student employee job code and pay structure was reviewed in light of Colorado minimum wage increases through 2020, university transition to university staff employee groups, and the need to support unique departmental needs through departmental compensation plans.  The UCCS Office of Student Employment, the Student Employment Advisory Committee, multiple representatives from campus departments in auxiliary, academic, and administrative units, and Leadership Team completed a review. 

  • Reviewing departments included: the Family Development Center, Dining & Hospitality Services, Kramer Library, Campus IT, the University Center, Physics, Human Resources, Facilities Services, Psychology, College of Engineering, College of Business, Orientation, the Scribe, Office of Campus Activities, Residence Life & Housing, the Excel Centers, Chemistry, Financial Aid/Student Employment, the School of Public Affairs, and Student Recruitment.

***Effective 7/1/2017 all hourly student employees  are hired into one job code- 4106.  ***

This job code simply indicates these employees are in the Student Employee job group.  No other job code for hourly student employment is used.

General guidance for pay rates is divided into 3 basic pay ranges within the 4106 Job Code.

  • $12.00-$16.00- Entry Level/Semi-Skilled/Routine
    • Working Titles Examples-
      • 1st Year Teacher Assistant, Receptionist, Student Ambassador, Outdoor services Student Assistant, DHS General Student Staff, Orientation Welcome Leader, UC Event Assistant, Grader, IT Intern, IT Technician, Scribe Reporter, Scribe Coordinator
  • $12.50-$18.00-Full Operating/Skilled/Mid-Level
    • Working Titles Examples-
      • Lead Student Ambassador, GIS/FM/CAD Assistant. DHS Student Manager, Lead Orientation Welcome Leader, UC Event Assistant II, SI Instructor, Senior  IT Technician, Peer Tutor, Scribe Business Manager, Orientation Leader Coordinator
  • $13.00-$25.00- Lead/Highly Advanced Skills
    • Working Title Examples-
      • DHS Student Director, UC Building Manager, IT Lead, Senior Peer Tutor, Scribe Editor-in-Chief, Certified Teachers Assistant, Financial Assistant

Please note the following:

Pay Ranges and Effective Dates
Effective Dates Minimum Wage Maximum Wage Job Code(s)
1/12020 and beyond $12.00 $25.00 4106

Click here to view Job Classification and Pay Rates prior to 7/1/2017