Fringe Benefits
1985 

The following breakdown represents the estimated value of so-called fringe benefits accruing to operating employees with annual wages of $39,600 or more during the calendar year of 1985. The money values set forth are computed on costs actually known as of January 1, 1985.

  PAID BY THE CARRIER

PER YEAR

# DURING MONTH
  Railroad Retirement 

$6,875.52

$ 572.96

  Supplemental Pension

471.12

39.26

  Unemployment 

576.00

48.00

  Health Plan (GA-23000)

2,717.64

226.47

  Health Plan - Retiree 

130.92

10.91

  Dental Plan

187.68

15.64

1/ Vacations

2,829.00

235.75

1/ Holidays

1,479.00

123.25

2/ Other

633.72

52.81

   

$ 15,900.60

$1,325.05

RAILROAD RETIREMENT TAX
PAID BY EMPLOYEE 

$ 3,831.36

$ 319.28

   
* $39,600 represents the minimum annual wage subject to a maximum railroad retirement tax.
# Per year total divided on a pro-rata basis per calendar month and rounded to the nearest 1 cent equivalent.
1/ Taxable to employee as income.
2/ Includes jury duty pay, bereavement pay, 150,000 AD&D and liability insurance along with other miscellaneous items attributable to fringe benefits.