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Benefit Guide

Our 2023-2024 Employee Benefit Guide  is available to assist current employees with any questions that you may have regarding your medical, dental and vision insurance. Click here to access the guide. 

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Our new 2024-2025 Employee Benefit Guide is also available for your reference purposes. Please click here to access it at your convenience. 

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Summary of Employee Benefits

  • City paid Employee Group Health Insurance administered by BCBS
  • City paid Employee Vision Insurance administered by Superior Vision
  • City paid Life Insurance Policy through US Able Life Insurance
  • Delta Dental Insurance
  • AFLAC (Section 125 Cafeteria Plan Options) offering voluntary Cancer, Dental, LTC, Intensive Care, Specified Event, Hospital Indemnity, Accident, Return of Premium Rider, Disability Rider, STD and Life Insurance Policies
  • Liberty Mutual group savings for Auto and Home Insurance
  • Various Voluntary Life Insurance Policy options through Manhattan Life, Transamerica, Farmers & Traders, and Nationwide by payroll deduction
  • Paid Holiday Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Vacation Leave
  • Shared Leave
  • Employer Paid Civil Leave
  • Overtime Pay, On-Call Pay, and Compensatory Time Accrual
  • Incentive Pay for Educational Achievement
  • Career Ladder Opportunities for Fire and Police Departments
  • Employer paid Career Development
  • Employer paid Longevity Pay after one year of Service as of November 15th
  • Enrollment into the State Retirement Plan through the NC Local Government Employees Retirement System
  • NC 401k and 457 Retirement Plan through Prudential Retirement
  • Membership to the Local Government Federal Credit Union
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) with Financial, Legal and Personal Assistance 24/7
  • Employee Service Award Program
  • Acceptance of qualified transferred Sick Leave from other NC Governmental entities
  • Uniform Allowance for various departments
  • Wellness Program 
  • Onsite Flu Clinic and COVID-19 Testing Clinic

If further information is needed, please contact Human Resources.