Benefits

Did You Know?

  • The City of Southfield is home to more than 9,000 businesses and over 80 “Fortune 500” companies.

  • On average, the Southfield Public Library receives more than 2,700 visitors every day.

  • The Southfield Public Library has more than 250 computers, a drive-up service window and over 30,000 square feet of glass.

The City of Southfield offers a variety of employee benefits for career employees including:

  • Paid Vacation Leave
  • Personal Business Leave
  • 14 Paid Holidays per year
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Medical and Prescription Drug Coverage
    • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Michigan
    • HAP
  • Optical Coverage
  • Dental Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Defined Benefit Pension (Retirement) Plan
  • 457 Deferred Compensation Plan
    • T. Rowe Price
    • ICMA-RC
  • Voluntary Supplemental Insurance for Employees (Payroll Deduction)
    • AFLAC - Disability Insurance
    • Met Life – Long Term Care
    • American Fidelity Assurance Co. – Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) including Work/Life Benefits

Specific benefits may vary from the above list for career employees and are governed by City Policies, Civil Service Rules, and Collective Bargaining Agreements.