Full Time Employee Benefits

without supervisory responsibilities

  • Health Care Insurance plan, Preferred Physician Option, no referrals necessary,  cost is shared between the employer and employee for either family or individual plan
  • Premium Only Plan which provides staff with the opportunity to use pre-tax dollars to pay for group insurance premiums
  • Vision insurance, premium fully paid by Lane Public Library
  • Dental insurance, premium 80% paid by employer, 20% paid through employee payroll deduction for either family or individual plan
  • 37.5 hour work week
  • Paid sick leave earned at 9.4 hours per month = 15 days per year, not to exceed 900 accumulated hours
  • Employer paid short-term and long-term disability Insurance
  • Employer paid Life Insurance policy equal to annual salary
  • Voluntary life Insurance
  • Eleven paid holidays per year
  • Two weeks paid vacation during the first  year of employment
  • Wellness program
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (not optional)
  • No overdue/late fees on library materials
  • Employer paid workshops/seminar attendance when presentation is job related
  • Employer paid Employee Assistance Program
  • Employer paid Ohio Library Council dues
  • Employer paid American Library Association general membership dues if employee has been a member for one year
  • Deferred Compensation Program (employee’s option)
  • Payroll direct deposit (not optional except for high school employees)
  • Pay periods: 15th and the last working day of the month
  • Travel reimbursement under specified situations
  • Paid funeral leave under specified situations
  • Wellness program
  • Paid jury duty
  • Full-time employees with ten years or more service, retiring under OPERS receive 1/4th of their unused sick leave at the time of retirement

Full Time Employee Benefits

with Supervisory Responsibilities

(same as above plus the following)

  • Four weeks paid vacation during the first year of employment
  • Employer paid Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness program


The Lane Libraries are open normal hours Monday - Saturday, closed Sundays for the immediate future. Masks are required when visiting the libraries. Returned items are quarantined for several days and will still show on your account during this time. Fines are not incurred during quarantine.  Learn more about hours restrictions and safety guidelines