Amgen Benefits

4.3 out of 5 (83 comments)
Most talked about benefits
  • 401K Plan

    "Excellent 401k match plan. Total of 10% match as long as employee contributes 5%. However, the fund selections are not great." (29 comments)

  • Health Insurance

    "Great health insurance coverage medical and dental" (29 comments)

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off

    "Two 1 week shutdowns and additional time off" (19 comments)

Amgen offers staff members a Total Rewards package, which includes competitive base pay and bonus opportunities, excellent benefits, an outstanding work environment and the chance to grow, both financially and professionally.

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Benefits Summary

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  • Medium % reporting
  • Low % / No reports
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Insurance, Health & Wellness

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Occupation Accident Insurance
  • Health Care On-Site
  • Mental Health Care
  • Retiree Health & Medical
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Financial & Retirement

Family & Parenting

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

  • Employee Discount
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Gym Membership
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Pet Friendly Workplace
  • Mobile Phone Discount
  • Company Car
  • Company Social Events
  • Travel Concierge
  • Legal Assistance

Professional Support

  • Diversity Program
  • Job Training
  • Professional Development
  • Apprenticeship Program
  • Tuition Assistance

Employee Comments

  • Mar 27, 2015
    Current Senior Associate Scientist in Thousand Oaks, California

    The best about Amgen, Great benefits, match 401K, good health coverage.

  • Mar 25, 2015
    Current IS Associate in Thousand Oaks, California

    Good 401k plan and generous vacation time.

  • Mar 24, 2015
    Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    Great 401k match, 1 week summer and 1 week winter shutdown company vacation, 10 sick days per year, great health, dental and vision benefits, tuition reimbursement, employee stock purchase plan

  • Mar 19, 2015
    Current Scientist in Seattle, Washington State

    Excellent 401K plan and vaction time.

  • Mar 16, 2015
    Current Associate Scientist in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    401K: Match 100% upto 5%, plus a flat 5% core contribution annually.
    Two Paid Holiday Shutdowns (i.e. does not require using vacation or personal time) for the week of July 4th and the week of Christmas through New Year's.

  • Mar 6, 2015
    Current Employee in Thousand Oaks, California

    Company matching and equity awards. Vesting period is long

  • Mar 5, 2015
    Current Manufacturing manager in Juncos, Puerto Rico

    Great 401K, stocks and health insurance coverage.

  • Mar 5, 2015
    Former Employee in Thousand Oaks, California

    401k match is the best thing

  • Mar 13, 2015
    Current Employee in Longmont, Colorado

    benefits are close to industry average

  • Mar 6, 2015
    Current Employee in Boston, Massachusetts

    No benefits as an hourly contract worker.

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