Human Resources Department

Vision Benefits


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Getting your vision checked is more than just eyesight! Regular eye exams can assist in early detection of diabetes, hypertension, autoimmune disorders, cancer, and more.

The City of Houston offers a comprehensive vision plan, through Superior Vision.

You have the freedom to choose a provider from a participating list that includes retail chains as well as independent practices. There are no deductibles and no claim forms to complete, unless you use a non-network provider. You will have to pay for those services up front and be reimbursed.

What you need to know:

  • $20 copay for your annual routine eye exam
  • $25 copay towards your annual eyeglasses or contact lenses
    • - $150 retail allowance for frames
    • - $150 retail allowance for contact lenses and lens fitting fee
  • A one-time $300 LASIK allowance

Participating retail providers include:

  • Eyemasters/Visionworks
  • Walmart
  • Sam’s Club
  • Eye Care Centers of America
  • TSO
  • Today’s Vision