Caterpillar Employee Benefit: Vacation & Paid Time Off | Glassdoor

Caterpillar Vacation & Paid Time Off

Updated Jul 21, 2014

357 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

Paid time off for vacation and holidays is avaiable to eligible employees.

This information about the Vacation & Paid Time Off benefit at Caterpillar is the result of research by Glassdoor editorial staff, and was not provided directly by a representative of Caterpillar. The description here may not reflect the current Caterpillar Vacation & Paid Time Off benefit.

Available to US-based employees (Change location)

Employee Comments

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  • Apr 01, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Team Lead in Peoria, Illinois

    Starting with 2 weeks, after 5 years you gain 1 week. It's either 10-15 year service you get another week bringing the total to 4 weeks vacation.

  • Mar 30, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Peoria, Illinois

    2-4 weeks of vacation, 3-4 days of personal time, 1 volunteer day, and 7-8 additional holidays/year including Christmas Eve through New Years day.

  • Mar 30, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Team Member in Corinth, Mississippi

    2weeks paid vacation a year

  • Mar 05, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Mechanical Engineer in Peoria, Illinois

    Excellent life insurance, health insurance, vacation and holiday package.

  • Feb 26, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Peoria, Illinois

    Vacation days cannot be accrued.

  • Feb 15, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Peoria, Illinois

    some managers will encourage work from home

  • Oct 23, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Senior Accounting Analyst in Peoria, Illinois

    Great vacation package, volunteer opportunities and work from home

  • Sep 11, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Ops Manager in Athens, Georgia

    days to start and jump as years accrue

  • Aug 28, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Peoria, Illinois

    Average time off, capped at 20 days use it or lose it, less than optimal

  • Jul 17, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Quality Specialist in East Peoria, Illinois

    once you are full-time and have been there a year you begin to bank time and money for vacation time, Y-time (personal hrs you can take off)

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