Current Employee Benefits. MTA Bus Company : 3,467 employees . Thirty-three MTA employees have now died from the coronavirus â all from the agencyâs city bus and subway division, officials said Monday. Employee Worked at MTA New York City Transit in Brooklyn, NY at the time of review. The first MTA death occurred on March 26, a day before transit union officials negotiated a deal with the MTA to provide masks to workers, according to Jim Gannon, a spokesperson for transit union workers. The agreement between the MTA â¦ The MTA said 59 employees have died of coronavirus and more than 2,200 workers have tested positive for the disease. The agreement with three of MTA's largest unions comes after more than 50 agency employees have died from virus-related complications, the vast majority of them city â¦ Staten Island Rapid Transit Operating Authority : 271 employees . Additionally, 5,200 employees are currently under quarantine, down from a high of 6,000. 5,951 employees . As of Monday, 71 MTA employees have died of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. MTA Capital Construction Company : 130 employees . Weâre committed to helping you live well physically and emotionally both now and in the future. The 33 deaths compared to 22 on Sunday. The following entities, listed by their legal names, are affiliates of MTA: What I like They give a metro card pass to use for free to commute to and from on trains/buses. Metropolitan Suburban Bus Authority : 1,150 employees . Employees of the New York City Transit Authority assigned to the New York City Subway and in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and the Bronx are members of the Transport Workers Union of America Local 100, with Queens and Staten Island bus personnel represented by various Amalgamated Transit Union locals. It wasâ¦ Those are among the allegations in a new batch of federal indictments against five current and former senior MTA employees. Nearly 1,900 out of the MTA's 72,000 workers have tested positive, Foye said. The MTA hired employees convicted of serious crimes after both the authority and city botched worker background checks, according to a new audit. At New York City Transit you get more than just a paycheck. Reviews from MTA New York City Transit employees about MTA New York City Transit culture, salaries, benefits, work-life balance, management, job security, and more.