The Cost of Coverage

When you enroll in Exclusive Care or a medical plan under the CalPERS Health Porgram, either when you retire or during a subsequent Annual Enrollment, the County will make a contribution toward your medical plan premiums. The amount of the contribution is based on the bargaining unit you were in at the time of your retirement.  The contributions are as follows:

 

 

Representation Unit at Retirement

Health Benefit Program

County Contribution - 2020

Confidential

CalPERS

$256.00

Deputy District Attorney (Prosecution)

CalPERS

$256.00

Elected Officials

CalPERS

$256.00

Law Enforcement Management Unit (LEMU)

CalPERS

*MEC

Management/Unrepresented

CalPERS

$256.00

RSA Public Safety

CalPERS

*MEC

Service Employees International Union (SEIU)

CalPERS

*MEC

Laborers International Union (LIUNA)

CalPERS

*MEC

 

 

 

*The Minimum Employer Contribution (MEC) is adjusted annually by the CalPERS board to reflect any changes in the medial care component of the Consumer Price Index-Urban (CPI-U).  The table below displays the annual amounts of the Minimum Employer Contribution for members by calendar year.

Year  Employer Contribution
 2019 $136
2020 $139
2021 $143
2022 $149