Special Salary Treatments

The Civil Service Law authorizes the Director of the Division of Classification and Compensation to enhance baseline State salaries under certain circumstances. The general purpose of Special Salary Treatments is to assist State agencies as they address recruitment and retention difficulties created by market circumstances.

Special Salary Treatment Search Engine
The Special Salary Treatment Search Engine is an advisory tool containing authorized additional salaries, including Increased Hiring Salaries (pursuant to Section 130.4 of the Civil Service Law), Shift Pay Differentials (pursuant to Section 130.6 of the Civil Service Law), and Geographic Pay Differentials (pursuant to Section 130.7 of the Civil Service Law). In using this search engine, you can choose to look up a Special Salary Treatment by location, title, or both. For "official" salary calculations, please contact the Office of the State Comptroller's Payroll Unit.
Appointments Above the Minimum (May 2006)(xls36KB)
Authorized Appoinments Above the Minimum (i.e., Increased Minimums) pursuant to Section 131.1(a) of the Civil Service Law. For "official" salary calculations, please contact the Office of the State Comptroller's Payroll Unit.
Occupational Pay Differentials (May 2006)(xls26KB)
Authorized Occupational Pay Differentials pursuant to Section 130.13 of the Civil Service Law. For "official" salary calculations, please contact the Office of the State Comptroller's Payroll Unit.