APWU: COLA Increase of one-cent per hour, Effective September 3

Web News Article #: 180-2016 08/16/2016 – Career employees represented by the APWU will receive a one-cent per hour cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) effective Sept. 3, in accordance with the 2015-2018 Collective Bargaining Agreement. The increase is the result of a slight increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI-W). The increase will appear in paychecks dated…

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APWU: Seventh COLA, effective March 7, 2015, likely to be $0.00

For Employees Covered by the National Agreement In December 2014 the CPI-W unadjusted Index (1967=100) fell for the third month in a row (and four out of the last five months) to 684.828 driven largely by falling oil prices. Until the Index rises above 698.58, no COLA will be due. The seventh COLA adjustment under…

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APWU COLA Update For CSRS, FERS, Social Security

For CSRS retirees: (09/17/14) The 2015 CSRS retiree COLA is based on the third quarter (July, August, September) average CPI-W index in 2014 over the 2013 third quarter average. After the second quarter of 2014, the third quarter of the 2015 COLA adjustment period, the quarterly index has risen by 1.7%. For FERS retirees: (09/17/14)…

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APWU: COLA Update For Employees Covered by the National Agreement

(07/22/14) In June 2014, the Consumer Price Index (CPI-W) rose to 699.107. The sixth COLA adjustment under the 2010 National Agreement will be based on the July 2014 CPI Index point and will be effective September 6, 2014, (pay period 20-2014, pay date September 26, 2014). However, if the adjustment were made based on the…

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APWU COLA Update: FECA

For FECA employees: (05/21/14) The percentage increase in the December CPI-W index from year to year determines the FECA COLA increase. The 2014 FECA COLA will be 1.5% effective March 2014.  After the third month of the twelve-month adjustment period for the 2015 FECA COLA, the CPI-W index has risen 1.477%. via Pay | APWU.

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APWU COLA Update: CSRS, FERS and SS

For CSRS retirees: (05/21/14) The 2015 CSRS retiree COLA is based on the third quarter (July, August, September) average CPI-W index in 2014 over the 2013 third quarter average. After the first quarter of 2014, the first quarter of the 2015 COLA adjustment period, the quarterly index has risen by 0.4%. For FERS retirees: (05/21/14)…

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