Amtrak Employee Benefit: Vacation & Paid Time Off | Glassdoor

Amtrak Vacation & Paid Time Off

Updated Oct 15, 2014

57 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

Amtrak offers paid time off to employees.  The amount of time off avilable to employees will vary based upon whether the employee is an agreement employee or non-agreement employee and length of time employed at Amtrak.

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Employee Comments

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  • Feb 20, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Washington, District of Columbia

    4 weeks and then increases over a period of time.

  • Feb 20, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Onboard Service in Los Angeles, California

    You only get one week per year served. After 10 years you can get only three weeks paid vacation and it must be approved

  • Feb 04, 2019

    Very stingy with vacation and personal time off and thyre giving less and less to new employees. Come on were human. 1 week in first year 2 weeks after that until 8 years u get 3 weeks. Way below standard .Can accumulate more time off by working overtime .

  • Jan 02, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Audit Senior in Washington, District of Columbia

    Just changed from separate vacation and sick to one PTO total

  • Oct 27, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in New York, New York State

    Max out at 5 weeks vacation

  • Jul 06, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Service Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

    I never use out my vacation days. You will have 10 paid sick days every year.

  • Jun 06, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Sheet Metal Worker in Indianapolis, Indiana

    We get 11 paid holidays

  • Jun 04, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Electrician in Miami, Florida

    Very low vacation time and 8 years to get 3 weeks

  • Sep 16, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Manager in Chicago, Illinois

    way less than other industry, only 2 weeks for first 5 years

  • Aug 18, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Washington, District of Columbia

    Some get no sick days and very little vacation with a strick attendance policy. So employees must come to work sick, tired, and mentally exhausted to work safety sensitive jobs.

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