College budget up slightly from last year; CWC employees getting a boost in pay

County 10 Photo - CWC Riverton Campus

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Central Wyoming College trustees Wednesday night approved the fiscal year 2019 budget for the institution, overall a 1.8 percent increase over fiscal year 2018’s budget. The  total college budget is $34,455,154. The college’s operating budget went up 3.5 percent,to $20,141,637.

The budget contains a 1.5 percent base salary adjustment for all employees.

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In presenting the budget to the trustees, Vice President for Administrative Services Willie Noseep said local funding has increased this year to $762,400, a hike of 4.5 percent, due partly to a small increases in the county’s overall valuation and a tuition hike of $4 per credit.

The chart below follows the college’s budgets since 2015 and includes the budget adopted Wednesday:

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