Fringe Benefits
1990 

The following breakdown represents the estimated value of so-called fringe benefits accruing to operating employees with annual wages of $51,300* or more during the calendar year of 1990. The money values set forth are computed on costs actually known as of January 1990.

  PAID BY THE CARRIER

PER YEAR

# DURING MONTH
  Railroad Retirement 

$10,058.55

$ 838.21

  Supplemental Pension

542.88

45.24

  Unemployment 

715.20

59.60

  Health Plan (GA-23000)

4,818.00

401.50

  Health Plan - Retiree 

269.04

22.42

  Dental Plan

247.68

20.64

1/ Vacations

3,008.00

250.67

1/ Holidays

1,569.52

130.79

2/ Other

662.55

55.21

   

$ 21,891.42

$1,824.28

RAILROAD RETIREMENT TAX
PAID BY EMPLOYEE 

$ 5,791.35

$ 482.61

   
* $51,300 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.
NOTE: Current information on Vacations, Holidays and Other no longer available. Information from 1987.