Have questions about COVID-19?
The NJ Poison Control Center and 211 have partnered with the State to provide information to the public on COVID-19:
Call: 2-1-1 for general information (24/7) or 1-800-962-1253 for medical information (24/7)
Text: NJCOVID to 898-211
Visit covid19.nj.gov or nj.gov/health for additional information
The Division of Pensions & Benefits is continuously striving to provide the best possible service in the safest manner possible during this public health crisis. Please see Important COVID-19 Information for changes in service and other important COVID-19 related notices.
Due to technical issues as a result of tropical storm Isaias the Division's Call Center is currently unable to accept incoming calls. We appreciate your patience as we work to restore normal operations.
CWA Member State Employees paid through Centralized Payroll
Required Health Benefit Contribution Calculator for State Employees under the CWA who are paid biweekly through Centralized Payroll. Use this calculator to find your estimated Health Benefit Contribution. All calculations use the SHBP plan rates effective January - December 2020.
CWA Unity DIRECT
(hired before 7/1/2019)
CWA Unity DIRECT 2019
(hired on 7/1/2019 or after)
Horizon HMOSingle Coverage
Horizon OMNIA Health PlanSingle Coverage
NJ DIRECT HD1500Single Coverage
NJ DIRECT HD4000Single Coverage
Employee Prescription Drug Plan administered by OptumRxSingle Coverage
*Partner means a Civil Union Partner or an eligible same-sex Domestic Partner as defined under P.L. 2003, c. 246, the Domestic Partnership Act.
No Prescription PlanCheck if not covered by the Employee Prescription Drug Plan
Click the "Calculate Contribution" button to see your Health Benefit Contributions
Note: this calculator is for informational purposes only. All calculations are estimates and may differ from the actual amounts deducted from payroll.
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