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Insurance Rates

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2021 Employee Payroll Contributions are below. 

Medical Plans

The College continues to contribute the majority of the cost for all plans and tiers. The rate chart below reflects the premiums for employees who work 75 percent time (.75 FTE) or more:

Plan Coverage Employee Bi-Weekly* Contribution Employee Monthly Contribution Hampshire College Monthly Contribution
New England Blue HMO Individual $98.09 $196.18 $588.55
  Employee + One $263.65 $527.30 $985.12
  Family $395.47 $790.93 $1,550.64
Preferred Blue PPO Saver  Individual $73.24 $146.47 $585.88
  Employee + One $188.27 $376.54 $1,034.91
  Family $282.40 $564.79 $1,620.44

* Taken over 24 pay periods.

Dental Plan

Coverage Bi-Weekly Contribution Employee Monthly Contribution
Individual  $23.35 $46.69
Employee + One $50.59 $101.17
Family $85.61 $171.21

Note: The dental plan is 100% employee paid.

Vision Plan

 Coverage  Bi-Weekly Contribution  Employee Monthly Contribution
 Individual  $2.80  $5.59
 Employee + One  $5.04  $10.07
 Family  $7.83  $15.66

Note: The vision plan is 100% employee paid.

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