Benefit Amount

The Benefit Amount is a financial contribution that the County provides to employees on a pre-tax basis to help offset a portion of the health insurance premiums. Benefit amounts vary by Bargaining Unit and Salary Grade.

The benefit amount for 2020 is $342.69 per pay period for the Anthem Blue Cross PPO Deductible Plan. If an employee elects to waive the County’s health plans the opt out payment is 41.67 per pay period (equilvalent to $1,000 annually).