Article 45 – Salaries and General Wage Provisions

Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 | Category: | Author:

45.1 – Bi-Weekly Salary Schedules

Group 1

General Clerk, Traffic Clerk, News Assistant/Editorial Assistant, Switchboard/ Receptionist 

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start 1,5971,6211,649
Year 1 1,641 1,666 1,695
Year 2 1,693 1,718 1,748
Year 3 1,745 1,771 1,802
Year 4 1,796 1,822 1,854
Year 5 1,851 1,879 1,912
Year 6 1,907 1,936 1,970
Year 7 1,960 1,989 2,024
Year 8 2,021 2,051 2,087
Top 2,061 2,092 2,129

Group 2

Senior General Clerk, Senior Traffic Clerk, Sales Assistant, Senior News Assistant/Editorial Assistant, General Services Supervisor, General Maintenance 

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start1,999 2,029 2,064
Year 12,055 2,086 2,123
Year 22,118 2,150 2,188
Year 32,182 2,215 2,254
Year 42,245 2,279 2,319
Year 52,313 2,348 2,389
Year 62,383 2,419 2,461
Top2,432 2,468 2,512
Sup 2,553 2,591 2,636

Group 3

ENG Editor, ENG Camera/Editor, Audio Operator, General Operator, Camera/Lighting Operator, Graphic Artist, Director/Switcher, ENG Editor/Director, Writer/Producer, Production Assistant, TV Operator, Scheduling Clerk, Feed & Play Coordinator, Western Broadcast Centre Master Control, Western Broadcast Centre VTR

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start2,038 2,069 2,105
Year 12,100 2,132 2,169
Year 22,163 2,195 2,234
Year 32,229 2,262 2,302
Year 42,294 2,328 2,369
Year 52,363 2,398 2,440
Year 62,435 2,472 2,515
Year 72,506 2,544 2,588
Year 82,581 2,620 2,666
Top2,633 2,672 2,719

Group 4

Reporter/Anchor, Reporter/Producer, Sports Reporter/Anchor, Multi Media Journalist, Web Producer, Producer/Editor, Traffic Supervisor, Assistant Assignment Editor/Producer, Multi Media Journalist/Anchor

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start2,192 2,225 2,264
Year 12,257 2,291 2,331
Year 22,327 2,362 2,404
Year 32,393 2,429 2,472
Year 42,469 2,507 2,550
Year 52,542 2,580 2,625
Year 62,618 2,657 2,703
Top2,670 2,711 2,758

Group 5

Technicians, Technical Coordinator, Production Automation Assistant, Production Automation Coordinator

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start2,195 2,228 2,267
Year 1 2,260 2,294 2,334
Year 22,329 2,364 2,406
Year 3 2,396 2,432 2,475
Year 42,472 2,509 2,552
Year 52,545 2,583 2,628
Year 62,621 2,660 2,707
Top2,672 2,713 2,760

Group 6

Senior ENG Editor, Senior ENG Camera/Editor, Senior Audio Operator, Senior General Operator, Senior Camera/Lighting Operator, Senior Graphic Artist, Senior Director/Switcher, Senior ENG Editor/Director, Senior Writer/Producer, Senior TV Operator, Promotion Coordinator, Publicity and Promotion Supervisor, Senior Feed & Play Coordinator, Senior Production Assistant, ENG Supervisor, Art Director, Assignment Editor, Digital Journalist 

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start2,625 2,664 2,711
Year 12,705 2,746 2,794
Year 22,787 2,829 2,879
Year 32,868 2,911 2,962
Year 42,956 3,000 3,053
Year 53,045 3,091 3,145
Year 63,136 3,183 3,239
Top3,200 3,248 3,305
Sup3,518 3,571 3,633

Group 7

Senior Technician, Senior Technical Coordinator, Production Editor, Supervisor-Transmission Services, Technical Maintenance Supervisor, Senior Production Automation Assistant, Senior Production Automation Coordinator 

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start2,684 2,724 2,772
Year 12,766 2,807 2,856
Year 22,847 2,890 2,940
Year 32,933 2,977 3,029
Year 43,022 3,067 3,121
Year 53,114 3,161 3,216
Year 63,204 3,252 3,309
Year 73,302 3,351 3,410
Top3,369 3,419 3,479
Sup3,463 3,515 3,577

Group 8

Senior Western Broadcast Centre Master Control, Senior Western Broadcast Centre VTR, Operations Supervisor 

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start2,608 2,647 2,693
Year 12,684 2,724 2,772
Year 22,766 2,807 2,856
Year 32,848 2,891 2,941
Year 42,933 2,977 3,029
Year 53,022 3,067 3,121
Year 63,114 3,161 3,216
Year 73,205 3,253 3,310
Year 83,302 3,351 3,410
Top3,368 3,418 3,478
Sup 3,695 3,750 3,816

Group 9

Senior Reporter/Anchor, Senior Reporter/Producer, Senior Sports Reporter/Anchor, News Producer, Senior Multi Media Journalist, Regional News Producer, Sports Director, Senior Producer/Editor, Senior Assistant Assignment Editor, Senior Multi Media Journalist/Anchor 

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start2,705 2,746 2,794
Year 12,787 2,829 2,879
Year 22,868 2,911 2,962
Year 32,955 2,999 3,051
Year 43,044 3,090 3,144
Year 53,133 3,180 3,236
Year 63,230 3,278 3,336
Year 73,324 3,374 3,433
Year 83,428 3,479 3,540
Top3,497 3,549 3,611
Sup3,671 3,726 3,792

Group 10

Senior Assignment Editor, News Supervisor, Technical Director-Engineering, Producer/Director, Senior News Producer, Production Automation Director, Senior Web Producer, Supervisor Online News 

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start3,115 3,162 3,217
Year 13,206 3,254 3,311
Year 23,303 3,352 3,411
Year 33,402 3,453 3,514
Year 43,503 3,555 3,618
Year 53,608 3,662 3,727
Year 63,718 3,774 3,840
Year 73,829 3,886 3,954
Top3,944 4,003 4,074
Supervisor 4,062 4,123 4,195

Group 11

Anchor

 Jan 1/21Jan 1/22Jan 1/23
Start3,625 3,679 3,743
Year 13,730 3,786 3,852
Year 23,840 3,897 3,966
Year 33,957 4,017 4,087
Top4,037 4,097 4,169

45.2
Employees shall be paid according to the wage schedule of the classification to which they are assigned, with credit for years of service within the classification and any credit for industry experience recognized by the Company at the time of hiring. It is understood that recognition of industry experience, the granting of over scale increases in salary, and the provisions of any benefit (in addition to those benefits provided under this Agreement) to an employee are matters for the sole discretion of the Employer.

45.3
Subject to Article 45.4 hereof, progression up the salary schedule within each classification shall automatically occur where the employee’s performance has been satisfactory and shall occur on the first (1st) day of the month following the employee’s anniversary date within the classification to which they are assigned. An employee who has been denied a salary progression increase because of unsatisfactory performance may file a grievance pursuant to Article 9 of this Agreement. 

45.3.1
Notwithstanding Article 45.3, an employee’s progression up the scale shall occur automatically unless, no later than two (2) months prior to their anniversary date, the employee has been advised as to the reasons why their performance is unsatisfactory. 

45.4
The right to re-classify an employee to a senior classification continues to be at the discretion of the Company.

45.5
Employees shall complete their time sheets at such times as prescribed from time to time by the Company. 

45.6
Where there has been no mutual agreement that the employee is to be granted Compensatory Leave in accordance with the provisions of Article 36 of this Agreement, payment for overtime worked shall be made on the pay after the time sheet has been approved and processed.

45.7
A breakdown of overtime hours shall be shown on pay stubs.

45.8
An employee’s hourly rate of basic pay shall be calculated as follows:

  1. For employees as set out in Article 26.2 (1), the bi-weekly salary shall be divided by 75;
  1. For employees as set out in Article 26.2 (2), the bi-weekly salary shall be divided by 80.

45.9
The following classifications shall be paid at a minimum of the Supervisory Level as outlined in the Salary Schedules as set out in Article 45.1 of this Agreement:

Traffic Supervisor, Publicity and Promotion Supervisor, ENG Supervisor, Art Director, Supervisor-Transmission Systems, Operations Supervisor, Sports Director, General Services Supervisor, News Supervisor, Supervisor Online News.