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Use ESS to view paycheck, change address, complete your Health Benefits Open Enrollment and New Hire Enrollment, view your W-2, and much more.
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Benefits

Life Insurance Enrollment and Beneficiary Maintenance

Login to Standard Life Insurance

Use Standard’s Life Insurance Enrollment link to enroll in Life Insurance and maintain your beneficiaries.

Benefits Information

Additional information about County sponsored Health insurance plans including open enrollment, benefits guides, plan contacts and forms can be found in the Benefits area on the County web site.

Payroll

How to View Your W-2 

Login to your ESS account to view and print your W-2.

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Pay Advice

Pay information is posted by the Thursday of your pay week. Previous pay advice records from 2007 through the current payroll are already stored in ESS and are currently available for your review at anytime.

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Pay Advice Instructions

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  • Select the link below and login using your normal username and password.
  • The ESS window opens and defaults to the Home tab.
  • Select the Compensation Tab at the top left of the window.
  • Your Issued Check/Advices are available to view in the Issued Checks/Advices widget.
  • Click the line item in the grid to highlight a specific Check/Advice.
  • Click the page icon in the Download column to open or save your pay advice.
    • You will receive a Windows prompt to continue the download.
    • Open allows you to view and print a PDF of your pay advice.
    • Save allows you to save it to your computer then view and print your pay advice at a later time.
  • When completed, click the Logout button at the top right of the ESS window next to your name. Be sure to close all windows and documents.
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Viewing and Printing Your W-2

  • Select the link below and login using your normal username and password.
  • The ESS window opens and defaults to the Home tab.
  • Select the Compensation Tab at the top left of the window.
  • Your tax information appears in the Tax Information widget to the right.
  • W-2s are listed under the View and Request Duplicate Tax Forms heading.
  • In the View column, select the attachment icon to open your W-2.
  • When completed, log out of ESS. Be sure to close all open windows and documents.
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Human Resources

FMLA

Employees requesting FMLA leave must complete a Family and Medical Leave (FMLA) Request form (Word) and submit the request along with the required documentation directly to the Office of Human Resources.

For additional information, contact the Office of Human Resources FMLA at 410-887-2004 or email OHR-FMLA@baltimorecountymd.gov.

 

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