Salary & Benefits

Certified Salary Schedule

  2016-2017 Salary Schedule.pdf (45.8 KiB)

 

Classified Salary Schedules can be viewed in Policy G-Personnel beginning with page 29.

  G - Personnel (366.2 KiB)

 

The following is a list of current benefits available to all USD 348 employees.

Advance Life Insurance of Kansas

A board paid life insurance benefit for qualifying staff members with coverage up to $10,000.

 

403 (b) Retirement Accounts (approved)

  • American Fidelity Assurance Company
Phone# 800-662-1106
PO Box 25520
Oklahoma City, OK 73125
 
  • Commonwealth Annuity & Life Ins. Co
Phone # 800-457-9047
132 Turnpike Rd., Ste. 210
South Borough, MA 01772

 

  • Lincoln Investment Planning, Inc.
Phone # 800-242-1421
218 Glenside Ave.
Wyncote, PA 19095

 

  • Security Benefit, OFG Financial
Leasa Huffman – 785-267-6556
Cheryl Hewitt – 785-842-7459
Townsite Plaza #2, Ste 105
120 SE 6th Ave
Topeka, KS 66603

 

  • Waddell & Reed, Inc.
John Martin – 785-233-6400
534 S Kansas Ave
Topeka, KS  66603

 

Margaret Stenseng – 785-841-7676
3220 Mesa Way Ste C
Lawrence, KS  66049

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas

The district belongs to the Greenbush Consortium that provides health care for many districts across Kansas. Health insurance is available to qualifying staff members. The board pays the lowest employee only premium for full time staff and prorated premium for part time employees. Employees may choose a higher plan and/or add family members and pay additional premium. Insurance is effective the first day of the month following the hire date or qualifying event.

 

Dental Dental & VSP Vision

The dental option offers high and low plans. The vision option has one plan. The voluntary dental and vision benefit goes into effect the first day of the month following the hire date or qualifying event. The employee may choose coverage for themselves as well as other family members. Premiums are based upon the desired coverage level and paid by employee. Additional information contact Linda Elliott lelliott@usd348.com

 

PowerGroup Section 125 Benefits

PowerGroup Company is the district’s representative for many section 125 benefits. You may visit pgcompanies.com or call 913-491-3280 to learn more of what is offered. The employee may choose coverage for themselves as well as other family members.

 

KPERS – Kansas Public Employees Retirement System

For more information visit the KPERS website.

 

If during the year you have a change in your address, telephone number, marital status, etc., please send your change to ccountryman@usd348.com so that your employee records remain current.  Changes in 

  W-4 Witholding Form (205.1 KiB)

or 

  Direct Deposit Authorization Form (69.5 KiB)

require you to complete those forms and submit to Cory Countryman at the district office.