Other Benefits

Credit Union
Judicial employees are eligible to join the Southeast Financial Credit Union. For more information, please call (615) 743-3700 or (800) 521-9653.

State employees may be eligible for discounts offered to government workers. Information on fitness center discounts is available here.

Tennessee State Parks offers employee discounts from November 1 through March 31 each year. Regular full-time state employees are entitled to a 50 percent discount on inns and cabins (some restrictions apply). Contact the Department of Environment and Conservation, Parks Information at (615) 532-0001 for more information. 

Longevity is lump sum payments intended to reward and encourage long-term full-time employment with the state. At the completion of 36 months of creditable state service, employees receive a payment of $100.00 for every year of creditable state service. Thereafter, at the completion of every additional 12 months of creditable state service, the employee will receive a payment of $100 for every year of creditable state service not to exceed a payment of $3,000.00. The current statute does not provide for Judges to be included in longevity pay.

Service Awards
The state provides awards to appropriately recognize employees for ongoing service to state government. A commemorative certificate and gift are present to employees at the completion of five years of service and at each increment of five years service thereafter.