All employees are eligible to participate in the County's group life insurance program through MetLife Insurance. The amount of county-paid core coverage ranges from $20,000 to $25,000 depending on bargaining unit or employee group. For all other employees, the county-paid core coverage is $20,000. However, all employees are eligible to purchase additional insurance for themselves, their spouses, and their children. The premiums for the additional coverage are paid for by the employee through a payroll deduction.