UCLA Benefits

3.9 out of 5 (30 comments)
Most talked about benefits
  • Health Insurance

    "Many different options, would be pretty hard to unhappy. Costs are rising continually." (7 comments)

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off

    "Lots of paid holidays. No cap on sick time, good rate of accrual for sick and vacation." (3 comments)

  • Sick Days

    "Not sure if you get more sick days anywhere else, but I am quite happy." (3 comments)

Benefits Summary

  • High % reporting
  • 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

  • Pension Plan
  • 401K Plan
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

Family & Parenting

  • Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Work From Home
  • Fertility Assistance
  • Dependent Care
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Childcare
  • Reduced or Flexible Hours
  • Military Leave
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Unpaid Extended Leave

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

Professional Support

Employee Comments

  • Jan 23, 2015
    Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    Great pension system, not a wonderful for new hires as it used to be. Still better than most other places.

  • Mar 28, 2015
    Current Post Doctoral Scholar in Los Angeles, California

    Postdoc does not have 401k. If you are employed by UCLA, you must contribute 7% of salary to the retirement plan.

  • Mar 24, 2015
    Current sr network admin in Los Angeles, California

    the best will be the retirement, the worst

  • Jan 13, 2015
    Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    UCLA offers good health insurance, retirement packages, and various other insurances such as legal.

  • Jan 12, 2015
    Current Employee in UCLA, California

    Health insurance is great, vacation time is good too.

  • Dec 21, 2014
    Former Administrative Specialist in Los Angeles, California

    Good quality, can choose the level of health insurance and other benefits that you need

  • Dec 16, 2014
    Former Employee in Los Angeles, California

    health insurance was pretty extensive.

  • Dec 8, 2014
    Former Employee in Los Angeles, California

    Great insurance options, flexible time (and great people).

  • Dec 7, 2014
    Current Programmer Analyst IV in Los Angeles, California

    Pension for long term employees. Great facilities, events, and entertainment/learning opportunities on-campus.

  • Dec 20, 2014
    Current Graduate Student Researcher in Los Angeles, California

    very basic healthcare, on campus gym, and student fees paid for when >=25% employment. No discount or bonuses

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