Employee Benefits

Here at Chicago Public Media our employees share our passion for public service news and information. We strive to create an collabortive environment where our employees can share their ideas. Chicago Public Media offers the following benefits to help our staff be supported and enganged in their work:
 

  • PPO Health Plan
  • Group Dental Plan
  • Group Vision Plan
  • Domestic Partnership Coverage
  • Pre-tax deductions for public transportation and parking
  • Flexible Spending Account for medical and dependant care
  • EAP - Employee Assistance Program
  • 403(b) retirement savings plan
  • Business casual dress code for most departments
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Ample bicycle parking with shower room for bike commuters
  • WBEZ Membercard providing two-for-one discounts to dozens of restaurants in the Chicago area
  • Discounts to many Navy Pier restaurants and vendors
  • Free tickets to select events hosted by Chicago Public Media Partners
  • Short and long term disability
  • Mother's Room (private accomodations for nursing mothers)
  • Intelligentsia Coffee
  • Free doughnuts every Friday