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One-Time 4 Percent Raise For WSU Support Staff

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Civil service employees at Washington State University will receive a one-time, 4 percent increase of base salary.
    
WSU President Elson Floyd said on his blog the state has "a culture of fair wages," even in tight budget circumstances.
    
The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1jsXI82 ) reports it will be the first pay increase for civil service employees since the university offered a one-time, 2 percent payment in 2012.
    
The university has about 2,500 civil service employees. Those receiving the raise include custodial workers, those in dining services and clerical support staff.
   
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