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 2021 is $342.69 per pay period for the Anthem Blue Cross PPO $750 Deductible Plan. If an employee elects to waive the County’s health plans the opt out payment is $41.67 per pay period (equivalent to $1,000 annually).