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Contract Changes for Workers under CDCS and CSG

July 10, 2017



Due to the contract re-negotiation between the State of Minnesota and the union, the following contract changes for 2017 through 2019 will occur effective 8/1/2017:

Minimum Wage

The wage floor will increase from $11.00 to $12.00 per hour.

Paid Time Off

The accrual rate will increase from 1 hour every 52 hours worked to 1 hour to every 43 hours worked.

Holiday Pay

Any hours worked on the following holidays will be paid out at time-and-a-half pay:

  • Labor Day 2017 & 2018
  • Thanksgiving Day 2017 & 2018
  • New Year's Day 2018 & 2019 
  • Martin Luther King Day 2018 & 2019
  • Memorial Day 2018 & 2019