The legislative session will begin today at 3:30. It was postponed because of Sunday's winter storm and bitter cold temperatures.
The largest group of state workers – around 75 percent – get a three percent raise.
Governor Daniels said public servants deserve the extra money after reining in the state budget and coming up with a larger than expected surplus.
Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels told state employees Tuesday that most will be eligible for modest pay increases next year.