HomeAway Benefits

4.7 out of 5 (21 comments)
Most talked about benefits
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave

    "Wife experienced a lot of complications during her pregnancy and HomeAway worked with us a great deal." (4 comments)

  • Health Insurance

    "The lost costs they pass on to their employees." (3 comments)

HomeAway is based in Austin, Texas, with sites representing approximately 1 million paid listings of vacation rental homes in 190 countries. 
Most employees enjoy:

  • 4 weeks vacation
  • Free vacation rental stay per year (taxable benefit)
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Target annual bonus
  • Company equity (RSUs)
  • Great medical/dental plans
  • Stand-up desks
  • And more!

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Benefits Summary

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

Financial & Retirement

Family & Parenting

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

Professional Support

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

Employee Comments

  • Mar 25, 2015
    Former Customer Service Representative in Austin, Texas

    Benefits start the following month - everything you could ask for including great medical, dental, vacation time. Truly wonderful!

  • Nov 28, 2014
    Current Employee in Austin, Texas

    The worst thing about the benefits package is the lack of 401(k) matching. The best thing is the 20 days vacation starting in year one. Everything else is at or above industry standard.

    HomeAway Response

    Feb 16, 2015

    Thanks for the benefits review. We appreciate your input. We do work to provide competitive benefits to all of our employees, including a 401k match in the US. If you’d like to learn more about the ... More

  • Nov 18, 2014
    Current Lead Support Specialist in Pensacola, Florida

    Best about HomeAway is the exceptional health insurance. The worst is the 401k match.

  • Oct 30, 2014
    Current Manager in Austin, Texas

    HomeAway medical benefits are great. They provide multiple coverage options at varying price points.

  • Oct 30, 2014
    Current Senior Software QA Engineer in Austin, Texas

    LOTS of flexibility for working remotely, while traveling, etc. Free food - and for the most part it's healthy.

  • Oct 20, 2014
    Current Employee in Austin, Texas

    Amazing company with great benefits medical dental and vision. Lots of other goodies too like membership to babysitting services.

  • Oct 8, 2014
    Current Software Architect in Austin, Texas

    4 weeks of vacation, PPO, Vision, Dental etc., FlexPlan and open vacation policy for Director and Architect level and above. Stock Option benefits that actually mean something since we have great value.

  • Oct 8, 2014
    Current Employee in Austin, Texas

    Competitive salary; Generous options and RSU grants for senior team

  • Oct 11, 2014
    Current Employee in Austin, Texas

    Great holiday policy, less than competitive 401k match.

  • Oct 7, 2014
    Current Employee in Austin, Texas

    All in all - good benefits

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