This document is intended to serve as a preview of the estimated annual fringe benefits value of working for the State of Florida.

 

Health

  • Standard PPO
  • Standard HMO
  • High Deductible PPO
  • High Deductible HMO

HMO & PPO

Premiums range from $8.34 up to $180 per month depending on level of coverage and plan selected.

High Deductible PPO/HMO

Premiums range from $8.34 up to 64.30 per month depending on level of coverage and plan selected.

Life

  • Basic
  • Optional
  • Dependent Spouse
  • Dependent Child
  • Basic Life coverage is a $25,000 plan and is no cost to employees.
  • Additional benefit amounts between 1 and 7 times base annual earnings.
  • Spouses may be enrolled in either a $15,000 benefit or $10,000 benefit.
  • Children may be enrolled in $10,000 policy.

Dental

  • Basic
  • Optional
  • Dependent Spouse
  • Dependent Child

Premiums range from $12.64 up to $136.52.  Premium depends on level of coverage and plan selection. More than 11 plans are available.

  • Prepaid Dental Plans
  • PPO Dental Plans
  • Indemnity with PPO Dental Plans
  • Indemnity Dental Plans

Vision

  • Employee
  • Dependent Spouse
  • Dependent Child

Premiums range from $6.96 up to $21.36 per month depending on level of coverage selected.

Supplemental Plans

  • Accident
  • Cancer
  • Disability
  • Hospitalization
  • Hospital Intensive Care

Premiums vary based on level of coverage and plan selected.

Payroll

  • Premiums vary based on level of coverage and plan selected.
  • Salary deposited by electronic funds transfer into a bank or credit union account designated at the time of employment.

Paid Holidays

  • 12 paid holidays

Additional Benefits

  • State Tuition Waiver Program
  • Employee Assistance Program

Annual Leave

  • Employees earn accrued paid time off for vacation and personal use. Accruals are earned each month.  

    • 0 to 2 years earn 8 hours and 40 minutes (13 days per year)
    • 3 years earn 10 hours (15 days per year)
    • 4 to 9 years earn 13 hours and 20 minutes (20 days per year)
    • 10 plus years earn 16 hours and 40 minutes (25 days per year)

Sick Leave

  • Employees earn accrued paid time off for illness, doctor appointments; or illness, injury of an immediate family member.
  • Each month the employee earns 8 hours and 40 minutes.

Retirement

Florida Retirement System (FRS)

FRS Pension Plan

You receive a set, monthly benefit based on your age at retirement, salary, position, and how long you worked for the FRS.
Contribution is 3% of your gross salary.

FRS Investment Plan

You receive the balance of your investment account; based on how well the plan performed.
Contribution is 3% of your gross salary.