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Employee Benefits

The staff is our most important resource for achieving CNM's vision of Changing Lives, Building Community. For employees, this vision translates to a comprehensive benefits package created to help our 2,000+ employees thrive at CNM and beyond.

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If you have questions about your benefits, contact us at .

Coverage Comparison

The NMPSIA Benefits Summary Comparison chart can help you compare the coverage across different plans.

CNM offers a wide range of competitive benefit plans to meet the needs of its employees and families as identified below.

Employee Benefit Package

New Mexico Public Schools Insurance Authority (NMPSIA) provides insurance benefits to employees for medical, dental, vision and basic life insurance.

The Cafeteria Plan administers Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care services.

The Deer Oaks Employee Assistance Program (EAP) offers free employee and family assistance counseling through Deer Oaks. EAP is a completely confidential program for counseling, employee assistance, educational and prevention services. Call (866) 327-2400 for more information. 


Retirement starts with early planning and to assist CNM provides:

Educational Benefits

Educational benefits are offered to employees and their dependents.


CNM provides various leave time to employees.