Montana State University

 

Pay Frequency Survey

A survey was sent to both classified staff and student employees of MSU Bozeman to discover the general preference on the timing of pay.  Data was collected from mid-February to mid-March, 2011.

 

Classified staff Electronic Paper
Monthly on the 11th (no change) 201 43
Monthly on the 1st 110 16
Twice a month on the 1st and 15th 307 72
Twice a month on the 5th and 20th 89 14
Every other week 110 25
Other 17 1
  834 171 1005
Student employees Electronic Paper
Monthly on the 11th (no change) 33  
Monthly on the 1st 56  
Twice a month on the 1st and 15th 144  
Twice a month on the 5th and 20th 54  
Every other week 63  
Other 3  
  353 0 353