Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

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R856. Science Technology and Research Governing Authority (Utah), Administration.

Rule R856-7. USTAR Definition of High-Quality Job.

As in effect on January 1, 2020

Table of Contents

R856-7-1. Authority.

Subsection 63M-2-302(1)(c) requires the USTAR governing authority define high-quality jobs.

R856-7-2. Definition.

(1) "High-quality job" means a job that provides compensation of more than 125% of a county average wage as reported by the Department of Workforce Services.


high-quality jobs, USTAR, high-paying jobs

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

August 15, 2017

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law


Additional Information


For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R856, please contact the promulgating agency (Science Technology and Research Governing Authority (Utah), Administration). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.