Longevity pay is provided for full-time employees for aggregate qualifying service to the state of North Carolina according to the following schedule:
|Years of State Service||Longevity Pay Rate|
|10 -14 years||1.50 % of salary|
|15 - 19 years||2.25 % of salary|
|20 - 24 years||3.25 % of salary|
|25 or more||4.50 % of salary|
Longevity payments are paid during the anniversary month as provided by the state legislature.