Life & Disability Insurance

PEBB Life & Disability Insurance 

WTWT Life & Disability Insurance 

Basic Life Insurance

PEBB benefits provides all regular full-time employees with a $35,000 life insurance policy and a $5,000 accidental death and dismemberment policy at no cost to the employee through MetLife Insurance. 


Supplemental Life Insurance

In addition, employees are offered the opportunity to purchase supplemental term life insurance through MetLife. It can be purchased in $10,000 increments from $10,000 to $1,000,000 and may be purchased as an employee only or a family plan. All supplemental life insurance policies will be billed directly by MetLife for the employee to set up monthly payment. There is no specific open enrollment period for supplemental life insurance. Approval is subject to medical underwriting. 


To enroll, change coverage, change beneficiary information, or cancel coverage, contact:

MetLife: (866) 548-7139

www.mybenefits.metlife.com/wapebb


Long-Term Disability Insurance

The PEBB Program provides long-term disability insurance to eligible members through The Standard Insurance Company. 

Basic LTD Insurance is provided to you as part of your medical benefits package at no cost to you.

Supplemental LTD Insurance is available to purchase.


Short-Term Disability Insurance

Pierce County offers regular full-time employees the option to purchase short-term disability insurance through LifeMap. 


Note: Short Term Disability payments will be reduced by the amount of any benefit for loss of income from any state disability program from which benefits are received or for which you are eligible to receive. This refers to the WA State Paid Family Medical Leave (PFML) program. 

Contact WA PFML for eligibility questions.  

Basic Life Insurance

Pierce County provides all regular full-time employees with a $25,000 life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance policy at no cost to the employee through LifeMap. Regular part-time employees are offered the plan at a pro-rated cost. 


Supplemental Life Insurance 

In addition, employees are offered the opportunity to purchase supplemental term life insurance through LifeMap. It comes in $10,000 increments from $10,000 to $300,000 and may be purchased as an employee-only plan or a family plan. There is no specific open enrollment period for supplemental life insurance. Approval is subject to medical underwriting. 


Long-Term Disability Insurance

Pierce County offers regular full-time employees the option to purchase long term disability insurance through LifeMap. 


Short-Term Disability Insurance

Pierce County offers regular full-time employees the option to purchase short term disability insurance through LifeMap. 


Note: Short Term Disability payments will be reduced by the amount of any benefit for loss of income from any state disability program from which benefits are received or for which you are eligible to receive. This refers to the WA State Paid Family Medical Leave (PFML) program. 

Contact WA PFML for eligibility questions.  

Contact

Email: pcbenefits@piercecountywa.gov 

Phone: (253) 798-7479
Phone: (253) 798-7462

Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Mailing Address:
955 Tacoma Ave S # 303, Tacoma, WA 98402