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FDA Benefits

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  • Health Insurance  (14 comments)

    “FDA offers a great insurance plan to all its employees. You need to take a good look of various plans to pick one that meets your needs.”

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off  (12 comments)

    “ORISE fellows only get 10 days off. But if you have a nice PI, he/she might be more flexible.”

  • Work From Home  (5 comments)

    “Technically, I can work from home. However, you have to go through a lot of paperwork and get supervisor approval each day or time you want to work...”

  • Aug 17, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Silver Spring, Maryland

    Great benefits! I like all the options.

  • Jul 13, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Orise Fellow in Silver Spring, Maryland

    As a contractor, I only got paid federal holidays and 10 vacation days.

  • May 24, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Pathway intern in Irvine, California

    Intern benefits include paid time off, sick leave, commuter benefits

  • May 22, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Silver Spring, Maryland

    Great benefit about working at home, pension plan, etc. However, one needs to be carefully reviewing the benefit before signing the offer contract.

  • May 03, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Silver Spring, Maryland

    It's not the best but good enough

  • Apr 18, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Silver Spring, Maryland

    That they have one is great.

  • Dec 13, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Mathematical Statistician in Silver Spring, Maryland

    Subsidized healthcare. Can work at home. TSP matching plan. Pension if vested for 5 years. start with 2 weeks of vacation per year not including sick leave. Can earn credit hours.

  • Dec 15, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Regulatory Counsel in Indianapolis, Indiana

    The retirement package and time off

  • Oct 30, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Contract Specialist in Rockville, Maryland

    They offer a full range of benefits. Everyone is aware that working at the Government provides the best benefits at the lowest cost, compared to private section. There is not much more to explain in terms of benefits

  • Oct 11, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Silver Spring, Maryland

    Benefits are standard government benefits. There are numerous options for you to choose from, so do your homework.

Benefits Summary

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

Financial & Retirement

  • CheckmarkPension Plan (33)
  • 401K Plan
  • CheckmarkRetirement Plan (39)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

Family & Parenting

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

Professional Support

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