Listed below are the fringe benefits rates to be used by the University of Wisconsin System institutions in charging extramural funds for the employer's contribution to fringe benefits during the 2008-2009 fiscal year.
These rates include the employer's contribution to retirement, health insurance, FICA and Medicare FICA, unemployment compensation, workers' compensation, income continuation insurance and life insurance. These rates should be used in all proposals submitted to extramural sponsors with an anticipated beginning date of July 1, 2008 or later. Multiple year proposals should include an estimated increase for future fringe benefit costs.
University Cluster Institutions
|Classification of Salaries||University Cluster
|Faculty and Academic Staff||44.50|
|Project & Teaching Assistants||34.00|
|Research Associates & Interns||34.00|
|Ad Hoc Program Specialists and Undergraduate Assistants||7.65|
|FRINGE BENEFIT RATE COMPONENTS UNIVERSITY CLUSTER 2008-2009|
|BENEFIT CATEGORY|| UNCLASSIFIED
| AD HOC SPEC
|Income Continuation Insurance||0.12||0.12|
|Social Security (FICA)||5.41||6.20||6.20||6.20||6.20||1.86|