Merck Benefits

3.9 out of 5 (17 comments)
Most talked about benefits
  • Health Insurance

    "changed so much with new Affordable care Act" (4 comments)

  • 401K Plan

    "good company match that helps grow retirement" (4 comments)

  • Pension Plan

    "Merck still offers pension, don't have too much details" (3 comments)

Benefits Summary

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

Financial & Retirement

Family & Parenting

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

Professional Support

Employee Comments

  • Oct 6, 2014
    Former Senior Sales Representative in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    Company car. Dental, Eye, Health. Excellent pharm benefits. Free Merck drugs for employee and family. Great 401K benefits and stock options.

  • Oct 4, 2014
    Current Rotational Program - Engineering in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

    Great health insurance, 75% match on 401K up to 6%, 4.5%-10% Pension plan 100% vested after 3 years, 15 days PTO along with 9 holidays and 4 end-of-year shut down days off, Target bonus of 8%

  • Oct 3, 2014
    Current Employee in Summit, New Jersey

    bonuses are very poor here

  • Sep 27, 2014
    Current Employee in Elkton, Virginia

    Benefits package includes above average vacation (start at 3 weeks) and great perks, as one would expect with a large company (>80000 employees). Health insurance coverage has declined with increased out of pocket expenses over the past few years, but that is likely an industry trend.

  • Sep 19, 2014
    Former sales in Phoenix, Arizona

    great, but changed with new Affordable Care Act

  • Sep 12, 2014
    Former Director in Whitehouse, New Jersey

    Comprehensive and very competitive benefits package; nice 401K fund selection breadth and company match

  • Sep 4, 2014
    Former Administrative Assitant in Summit, New Jersey

    as as contingent worker, Merck does not provide benefits.

  • Aug 22, 2014
    Former Employee in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

    Complete package! Pension, 401K, Insurance etc

  • Aug 17, 2014
    Current Employee in Rahway, New Jersey

    everything was excellent.......good time off very good benefits BAD bonus.

  • Aug 14, 2014
    Current Employee in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

    Educational benefit drops from 100% to $5,200.
    Company matches up to 6% 401K

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