The Federal Judiciary provides the following benefits: 

Federal Employees Health Benefit Program
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS)

  • Basic Benefit (pension)
  • Social Security
  • Thrift Savings Plan (TSP - a tax deferred savings plan)

Paid Time-Off

11 paid holidays per year
13 days of sick leave accrued per year

Years of Service:      Annual leave (aka vacation time) accrued per year:
       1 - 3                            13 days
       3 - 15                          20 days
        15+                            26 days

Other Benefits
Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance Program
Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts
Employee Assistance Program
Commuter Reimbursement Accounts
Transit Subsidy Voucher

Employee resources which may vary by location include:
ATM on site
Cafe with food service
Health Unit
On-site Fitness Center

More details about our Benefits and Retirement plan can be found on the U.S. Courts and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management websites.

Some benefits require employee contributions.

Benefits may not be available for all positions.