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Benefit education

Benefit education

Your employee benefits package is an important part of your compensation. Learning about your benefits is essential to making informed choices about your options. The following tools, in addition to the information and resources available on the Benefits, Payroll and Retirement website, can help you make the most out of the benefits available to you.


These short videos will explain some of the complex topics by breaking them down into bite-sized pieces. 

  • Understanding your health benefits: Learn about your medical, dental, and vision plan options.
  • Out-of-pocket expenses: Learn about the out-of-pocket expenses associated with your medical, dental, and vision plans. 
  • Dependents: Learn which of your family members are benefits-eligible, and when you can add them to your health plans.
  • Life and disability insurance: Learn about the life and disability insurance options available to you as a new employee, during qualifying life events, and during Open Enrollment.

Additional Information

Benefits and retirement

Phone 206-684-1556
Fax: 206-296-7700

Phone hours:
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays

Fax: 206-296-7678