Insurance For City Of Pierre Employees Increasing 3% In 2021

(KCCR) — Employees of the City of Pierre who have health insurance for more than just themselves will see a slight increase in rates for that coverage next year. Human Resource Director Laurie Gronlund says insurance will see a three-percent increase…

The 1000-dollar deductible plan will increase $6.67 for the Spouse/Child plan and $13.18 for the Family plan. The high deductible, 2800-dollar plan will go up by $2.64 for Spouse/Child and $7.15 for the Family. Increases under the COBRA/Retiree plan will be $28.14 per pay period on the 1000-dollar and $23.38 for the high deductible.  An increase is also coming for those who smoke or vape…

Mayor Steve Harding says the increase could have been worse…

Dental insurance will not see an increase in 2021.