Amazon Employee Benefit: Maternity & Paternity Leave | Glassdoor

Amazon Maternity & Paternity Leave

Updated Jan 25, 2018

2039 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

Amazon offers a range of fully paid Maternity and Parental Leave options for parents prior to, and following, the birth or adoption of a child. This includes our industry unique “Leave Share” option and a flexible return-to-work program known as “Ramp Back.” Parental options require at least one year of continuous service by the date of a child’s birth or adoption placement.

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Employee Comments

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  • Feb 09, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Irvine, California

    Paid for both maternity and paternity leaves.

  • Jan 22, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Process Assistant in Carteret, New Jersey

    Amazon has reasonable Maternity and paternity leave.

  • Jan 10, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Area Manager in Kansas City, Kansas

    Up to 4 Months Maternity Leave, 3 weeks paternity

  • Jan 09, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Sr Manager in Seattle, Washington State

    Good paternity and maternity benefits

  • Dec 27, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Baltimore, Maryland

    Paid leave for materninty and paternity leave. Even pays for spouse if their work doesnt pay for them

  • Dec 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    Up to 20 weeks for mothers and upto 6 weeks for fathers.

  • Dec 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in San Francisco, California

    Awesome, on par with the best plans.

  • Dec 05, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Fort Worth, Texas

    As long as you been there a year. Think its several months with most pay.

  • Nov 06, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Seattle, Washington State

    Very less mat leave compared to other comanies or industries and no special benefits or allowances for moms

  • Sep 25, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current AmaZon grunt in Easton, Pennsylvania

    Is actually decent but must be there over a year to qualify and it’s 2 weeks.

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