Besides the opportunity to work with great people in service of our local community, the City of Tacoma offers a comprehensive range of benefits for you and your eligible family members.
- Supplemental Life
- Long Term Disability
- Business Travel Accident
- Voluntary Short Term Disability
- Employee Assistance Program
- Flexible Spending Account
- Tacoma Employees' Retirement System (pension system)
- Deferred Compensation
- Wellness Program
Our video library offers detailed audio and video explanations of these benefits.
Plan participation may vary by union representation.
Making changes is easy. Employees can review and update their information online through Employee Self Service (ESS) from any computer with internet access. Caution, if you are using a shared or public computer, be sure to log out when you finished.
Employees are also encouraged to periodically review their personal information including address, beneficiaries and emergency contact information in ESS, to make sure it is current.