Amazon Employee Benefit: Maternity & Paternity Leave | Glassdoor

Amazon Maternity & Paternity Leave

Updated Jan 25, 2018

1964 employees reported this benefit

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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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  • 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 10, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Seattle, Washington State

    never had to use Maternity & Paternity Leave benefit yet but it's great

  • Aug 23, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Covington, Kentucky

    offer you time off if dad or mom

  • Aug 21, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current EHS in Houston, Texas

    I don't use it, but glad its there.

  • Aug 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Contract Manager in Seattle, Washington State

    I'm not sure exactly how much time Amazon provides, but I think its at least 3 months fully paid!

  • Jul 03, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Packer in Fort Worth, Texas

    You get paid for some of it.

  • Jun 15, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Edwardsville, Illinois

    Women have a different package than the guys do but they are both pretty good

  • Jun 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in San Bernardino, California

    The best thing they have there. You get a generous amount of time off. I love it now more than ever.


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