Knowledge Base

Glossary of Terms

Glossary is usually defined as an alphabetical list of technical terms in some specialized field of knowledge. This knowledge base glossary provides a collection of knowledge base documents that define many technical terms. These terms are arranged alphabetically, but you can quickly jump to a specific term by selecting its first letter from the index of the knowledge base glossary below.

Labor Redistribution Form
A form that is used to make changes in a previous (closed) pay period, retroactively
Last Day of Work
The last day the employee worked; this may be followed by a leave before termination.
Leave Category
This designates the type(s) of leave available for the position title. Also known as "lcat"
A type of pay given to eligible employees. $20 is paid per month for every two years of lifetime service credit, with pay increases given every two years up to and including 42 years of service
Lump Sum Payment
A lump sum payment (LSP) is paid to an employee for work performed outside of normal duties and outside the employee’s home department. Their payments is for completion of a project or assignment and payment will be made after the assignment is completed. Overtime hours should be reported in cases where non-exempt employees are performing additional work load hours