Rural Carrier general Wage Increase Set for November 21, 2020

from NRLCA In accordance with Article 9.1.A.3 and Pay Schedule Adjustment MOU dated 8/13/2019, effective November 21, 2020 (PP 25-2020), the basic annual salary schedule (Tables One and Two) in effect on March 3, 2018, with proportional application to hourly rate employees, shall be adjusted upward by an amount equal to 1.8% (1.0%, Article 9.1.A.3 … Read more

Updated Salary charts posted – effective 08/29/2020

Includes Cost of Living Adjustment – Pursuant to the release of the July 2020 Consumer Price Index – Urban Wage and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), and in accordance with Article 9.1.E , the fifth COLA adjustment of the 2018-2021 National Agreement will result in a $187 increase for eligible rural carriers. This COLA adjustment will be … Read more

Overpayment of Retroactive Supplemental Pay (8127 Time)

We have been notified that 3,910 regular rural carriers were overpaid as part of their retroactive contractual payments received on May 15, 2020. The error occurred in the calculation of retroactive increases to be applied to supplemental pay (8127 time) received by regular carriers during the retroactive back-pay period of PP19-2018 though PP17-2019. Instead of … Read more

Clarification of Rural Carrier Contractual Retroactive Payments

REGULAR CARRIERS Salaries were brought current after signing of 2018-21 contract as of PP18-2019. This increase included the July 2018 COLA of $229 annually and the November 24, 2018 General Wage Increase (GWI) of 1.3%. The January 2019 COLA was zero and the July 2019 COLA of $624 annually went into effect PP19-2019 (August 31, … Read more

UPDATE: Retro Payments To Be Made on May 15, 2020

We have been advised by Postal Service Headquarters officials that rural carriers will see the contractual retro payment in their May 15, 2020 paycheck/direct deposit. This delayed payment remains inexcusable, excessive, unreasonable, and unprecedented. The Step 4 grievance we filed on February 24, 2020 is unaffected by this development and will be heard by the … Read more

General Wage Increases (GWI) for rural carriers

In accordance with Article 9, Section 1.A of the 2018-2021 National Agreement, the basic annual salary schedules (Tables One and Two) in effect on May 20, 2018, with proportional application to hourly rate employees, for those employees covered under the terms and conditions of this Agreement, shall be increased as follows: Effective November 23, 2019 … Read more

General Wage Increases (GWI) and Cost-of-Living Raises (COLA)

The USPS will bring all salary schedules current (both GWI and COLA adjustments) required under the 2018-2021 National Agreement on August 17, 2019 PP 18-2019 and will be reflected in the paycheck received on September 6, 2019. In accordance with Article 9, Section 1.A of the 2018-2021 National Agreement, the basic annual salary schedules (Tables … Read more

New Rural Carrier Salary Charts – March COLA included

Salary schedule effective March 3, 2018 (PP 06-2018), which includes $520 increase for eligible rural carriers [embeddoc url=”https://www.ruralinfo.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2018-03-03-PP-06-2018-Pay-Schedules.pdf” download=”all” viewer=”google”]