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  • Benefits

    We offer excellent pay and benefits and value your work-life balance.

    Salary

    We offer competitive pay with a range fitting the unique skills, education and experience each position requires. You will get an annual cost-of-living adjustment that increases the salary range.

    Medical, vision, and dental insurance

    We pay a significant share of insurance premiums for employees and their family. Medical, vision and dental coverage begins the first day of the month following date of hire.*

    Retirement

    Eligible staff join the Tacoma Employees’ Retirement System (TERS). TERS is a defined retirement benefit plan funded by the employee and the employer. You contribute 9.66% of your gross salary and we contribute 11.34% to fund it. You can also contribute to our voluntary 457 deferred-compensation retirement plan.

    Vacation

    You’ll get 12 days your first year. Your accrual rate will increase 1 day each year to a maximum of 30 days. You can carry your balance over from year to year and bank up to double your annual accrual rate.

    Holidays

    13 per year, including 2 personal holidays.

    Sick leave

    12 days per year. You can carry over unused sick leave with no limit.

    Life insurance

    We provide a base term life insurance policy for you. You can also get supplemental insurance for yourself, your spouse and your dependents at affordable group rates.*

    Long term disability insurance

    We provide Base Long Term Disability Insurance policy. Buy-Up Long Term Disability Insurance is available at affordable group rates.*

    Other benefits

    • Hybrid work and flexible scheduling for many positions.
    • Infant at work program. New parents can bring their child to work from ages 6 weeks-6 months.
    • A breastfeeding room at our main office.
    • On-site fitness center.
    • Flexible Spending Arrangement (FSA).
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
    • Donated leave.
    • Executive benefits.
    • Leaders committed to helping you find work-life balance.

    *Temporary staff

    Are eligible for some benefits:

    • Starting the first of the month following 3 months of employment: medical, dental, vision, and base life insurance.
    • Employment term of 6 months or more: TERS (described above).
    • Paid sick, vacation and holiday leave package based on length of employment.

    More info

    Want to learn more about our benefits? Call Human Resources at (253) 649-1508.