Fringe Benefits

Specific Fringe Benefits

All regular, full-time City of Newark employees are eligible to receive generous fringe benefits. While the specific benefits provided depend upon employee classification, most employees can elect to receive or participate in:
  • Pension Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401A Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Saving Account
  • Blood Bank Membership
  • Credit Union

Additional Benefits - Where Applicable

  • Tool Allowance
  • Travel Expense Reimbursement
  • Educational Assistance

Longevity Pay & Service Award

Additionally, each regular, full-time employee who has worked for the city for 10 years or more receives annual compensation known as Longevity Pay and Service Awards.

Time-Off & Leave

  • Municipal employees receive 12 paid holidays and paid sick-leave days.
  • Vacation time is based on years of service. New employees get two weeks of paid vacation, increasing to five weeks after twenty years of service.