Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Benefits

4.9
170 Ratings

Our Benefits

Guided by our values, our benefits program is designed to promote wellness in all aspects of our employees' lives, so that they and their loved ones are empowered to be healthier, happier, and more financially secure.

We offer comprehensive healthcare benefits, as well as unlimited time off for all full-time employees.

For full-time employees with families, we offer 26-weeks of paid parental leave, for both mothers and fathers, during a child's first year for birth and adoptions.

See full summary of benefits at the bottom of this page.

Which benefits does Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation provide?

Current and former employees report that Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation provides the following benefits. It may not be complete.

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

Health Insurance
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Health Care On-Site
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Health Savings Account (HSA)
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Financial & Retirement

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Family & Parenting

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Childcare
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Dependent Care
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Family Medical Leave
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Military Leave
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Unpaid Extended Leave
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Vacation & Time Off

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Perks & Discounts

4.5
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Commuter Checks & Assistance
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Company Social Events
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Gym Membership
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Professional Support

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Job Training
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Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • Maternity & Paternity Leave(58 comments)

    6 months parental leave, +2 months medical leave for the birth-giving parent

  • Health Insurance(27 comments)

    no premium, no referral needed for specialist care, $10 co-pay for everything, very rarely require out of pocket payment

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off(17 comments)

    unlimited vacation time, up to 30 consecutive days PTO

Jun 16, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Best: coverage of IVF through Progyny, Vision coverage includes LASIK, unlimited vacation, gym (including shower/locker/towel service) and primary care clinic on site, financial support for learning/development. Worst: none.

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Jun 12, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Parental leave, health care, and great retirement benefits.

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May 19, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Unlimited PTO; fully covered health insurance premiums; 15% retirement match; 6-months parental leave

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May 18, 2022
5.0
Former Program Officer in Seattle, WA, Washington State

Health care is the best money can buy.

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May 1, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Fantastic health and retirement benefits.

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Mar 27, 2022
5.0
Former DD in Seattle, WA, Washington State

Best 401k I’ve seen anywhere

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Mar 27, 2022
5.0
Former Employee

Best 401k I’ve seen anywhere

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Mar 27, 2022
5.0
Former Employee

Best 401k I’ve seen anywhere

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Mar 27, 2022
5.0
Current Digital Marketing Manager in Houston, TX, Texas

The company perks were great and the health insurance was phenomenal.

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Mar 27, 2022
5.0
Former Digital Marketing Manager in Houston, TX, Texas

The company perks were great and the health insurance was phenomenal.

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