Life Insurance Benefits
WHOI automatically provides you with basic life insurance at no cost to you in an amount equal to one times your annual base salary, rounded to the next one thousand dollars. Additional coverage may be purchased for you and your family members. Please refer to official policy booklet for eligibility rules.
You have the option of purchasing voluntary accidental death and dismemberment insurance for accidents that occur on or off the job, including while traveling to and from work.
WHOI provides insurance protection if you die due to accidental bodily injury while traveling on Institution business.
If you should die while employed by WHOI, the Institution will automatically pay $2,500 to your spouse or closest next of kin.