**Basic Insurance
Amount: **Coverage equal to the greater of (a) your actual
rate of annual basic pay (rounded up to the next $1000) plus
$2000 or (b) $10,000. The maximum Basic Insurance Amount is the
actual rate of annual basic pay payable for positions at Level II
of Executive Schedule under section 5313 of title 5, United
States Code (rounded up to next $1,000) plus $2,000).

**If you are a
part-time employee**, your annual basic pay for life
insurance purposes is the basic pay applicable to your tour of
duty in a 52-week workyear. For example, if the annual salary for
your positon is $21,906 per year but you are employed half-time,
your annual basic pay for insurance purposes would be $10,953.

You may use the work table below to compute your Basic Insurance
Amount.

__Work
Table__

Line 1 Your current actual rate of annual

basic
pay..........................................$________________

Line 2 If not an even thousand, round up

to next thousand ...............................$________________

Line 3 Add $2,000 ....................... +$____2,000_______

Line 4 Your Basic Insurance Amount

(line 2 plus 3)
..................................$________________

**Extra Benefits
for employees under age 45: **This Extra Benefit doubles
the amount of life insurance payable if you are age 35 or
younger. Beginning on your 36th birthday, the Extra Benefit
decreases 10% each year until, at age 45, there is no Extra
Benefit.

To determine the total amount of Basic Life Insurance, including the Extra Benefit, mulitiply your Basic Insurance Amount by the Age Multiplication Factor shown below:

Your age at death | Age multiplication factor |

35 or under | 2.0 |

36 | 1.9 |

37 | 1.8 |

38 | 1.7 |

39 | 1.6 |

40 | 1.5 |

41 | 1.4 |

42 | 1.3 |

43 | 1.2 |

44 | 1.1 |

45 and over | 1.0 |

You may use the work
table below to determine your total amount of Basic Life
Insurance (which includes the

Extra Benefit).

Line 5 Your Basic Insurane Amount

(from line 4 of the work table) ......$_________

Line 6 Age Multiplication Factor

(from table) ...................................x_________

Line 7 Total amount of Basic Life Insur-

ance including the Extra Benefit ....$_________

(line 5 times line 6)