Summary of Full-time Employment Benefits (5/1/2014)
Health Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
HMO No deductible, must use in network physicians and facilities
PPO Deductible in and out of network ($1,000 per person/$2,000 per family)
Dental Delta Dental
$50 deductible per person
Life and Long Term Disability Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Life insurance based on salary
$50,000 life for $30,000/year and over, $35,000 life for under $30,000/year
Benefits are reduced at age 65 by 35% and again at age 70 by 25%.
Insurance premiums for full-time employees are paid by CMU. Coverage begins on the first of the month following 30 days of employment. Employees may choose to pay premiums for family, spouse or dependent coverage (see below).
Flexible Spending Accounts
Medical Flexible Spending Account - AmeriFlex - $2,500 annual limit
Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account - AmeriFlex - $5,000 annual limit
Contributions are made on a pre-tax basis. Coverage begins the first of the month following 30 days of employment. Participants must re-enroll every calendar year.
Non-exempt full-time employees 2 weeks vacation per year
Exempt full-time employees 3 weeks vacation per year
Sick days are accumulated at one and one-fourth days per month
All spouses and dependent children undergraduate tuition waived.
One-half of graduate tuition is waived for spouses.
Employees tuition waived, with supervisors approval, and time to be made up.
TIAA/CREF Retirement Annuity
Payroll deduction (non-taxable or taxable)
After 1 year of continuous service during which the employee completes 1,000 hours or more hours of service, CMU will contribute 5% of the employees base pay. If the employee contributes 5% or more, CMU will contribute an additional 2%, for a total of 7%. An online enrollment form must be completed before this benefit can be administered.
(Employees may be eligible sooner if coming directly from another institution of higher learning.)
Applicants being considered for a position opening must complete a background check authorization form and be cleared for employment.
New employees must complete an I-9, W-4s, direct deposit form and insurance forms if applicable.
Employees are paid on the first of the month, unless the first is a weekend or holiday.
Plant Operations staff are paid every 2 weeks.
Monthly Insurance Premiums
Contact Debbie Nation in the payroll office or by phone at (660) 248-6201.