Polk County Iowa Human Resources

Employee Benefits

Polk County employees enjoy a variety of benefits, including but not limited to:

* Annual Paid Time Off *

2 - 5 weeks vacation depending on years of service
11 paid holidays
7 personal days
13 days paid sick leave

* Insurance Benefits *

IPERS (State retirement plan)
Health Insurance (Wellmark Blue Cross/ Blue Shield)
Dental Insurance (Delta Dental)
Basic Life Insurance (EMC Life Insurance)
Disability Insurance
Vision Insurance (Delta Vision)

* Optional Benefits *

Deferred Compensation (IRS Section 457)
Dependent Life Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible Spending Accounts
Supplemental Life Insurance

Contact Us

Polk County Administrative Building
111 Court Ave, Suite 390
Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: (515) 286-3200
Fax: (515) 286-3316
Dept. Hours: 8am- 5pm, Mon.-Fri.


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