The salary step number at which the employee is being appointed. The number entered must agree with the step for the class and range in the CSU Salary Schedule.
XX = If the salary for the class is stated as step-rate.
blank = If the salary for the class is stated as a Minimum-Maximum rate, no entry is made in this field. (Refer to Assigned Salary Rate, Item 820.)
311-01 STEP NOT PERMITTED. EMPLOYEE HAS SPECIAL RATE.
If class has assigned salary rate, salary steps must not be entered.
311-02 INVALID STEP PER CSU PAY SCALE.
If salary step is present or entered, it must be the same as the payscale value.
If the employee is changing from a step-rate class to an Assigned Salary Rate class (Item 820), any existing entries in Item 311 must be deleted. To delete salary step, enter an asterisk (*) in the field.
Last Updated: April 1, 2005