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Understanding Your Paystub

The following table explains the earnings and deductions shown on your paycheck stub.

DESCRIPTION

EXPLANATION

EXAMPLE

ADM FEES Flexible reimbursement accounts administrative charge  
BUYBACK Employee repurchase of retirement credits - post tax  

CVC

The amount you contribute to the Combined Virginia Campaign

United Way

DDCHKING

The amount directly deposited to your checking account

 

DDSAVING

The amount directly deposited to your savings account

 

DEF COM

Deferred Compensation - The amount you contribute to the Commonwealth of Virginia Deferred Compensation Plan

 

DEP CARE

Dependent Care - Pre tax flexible spending account

 
DCSE-SUP Child support payment deduction made electronically to the Department of Social Services  

EMP ASSO#2

Your dues to the Virginia Government Employee Association

 

EMP HLTH

Employee Health - Your health care premium, if you do not use pre-tax dollars

 

FED TAX

Federal Income tax taken from your check

 

FOUNDAT

The amount you contribute to the NOVA Educational Foundation

 

GARN FEE

The one-time processing fee you pay for any garnishment

 

GARNISH1

The amount deducted if you have a garnishment to your wages

 

HI

Hospital Insurance - your Medicare Part A contribution

 

IMPLIFE

Imputed Life - the taxable value of life insurance benefits above $50,000

VRS group and life insurances

MED REIM

Medical Reimbursement - Pre tax flexible spending account

 

NET PAY

Your gross pay minus your taxes and deductions

 

OASDI

Your Social Security contribution (Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Income)

 

OPT LIFE

Optional Life Insurance - Your optional life insurance premium purchased in addition to your VRS group life insurance

 
PETTYCSH Employee miscellaneous deduction to agency  
POOL VEH State motor pool expense  

POST TAX

Total deductions you pay with post-tax dollars for voluntary and optional insurances

UNUM

PREBUYBK Before tax employee repurchase retirement credits  

PRE TAX

Total deductions you pay with pre-tax dollars for voluntary annuities

403 (b)

PRM CONV

Premium Conversion - Your health care premium paid with pre-tax dollars.

 

REGULAR

Your earnings for the current period

 
SUPPORT2 Domestic support deductions by a third party check  

SUP CRUN

The amount directly deposited to a supplemental credit union account

Apple Federal Credit Union

TPA ADM

Administrative fee (per deduction) for either pre- or post- tax deductions

 

USBONDS#

Deduction for purchase of US Savings Bonds

 

VA TAX

Virginia Income tax taken from your check

 

VACU DD

The amount directly deposited to your Virginia Credit Union account

Virginia Credit Union

VPEP

Virginia Prepaid Education Program