Gilead Sciences Benefits

4.2
312 Ratings

Our Benefits

Working at Gilead is not just a job; it’s a shared passion for addressing unmet medical needs for patients facing life-threatening diseases around the world. At Gilead, being here matters and we are committed to providing employees with a competitive Total Rewards package to support you in managing your overall health and financial well-being.


Our Total Rewards program includes competitive base salary and incentive compensation, stock awards, an employee stock purchase plan, health and welfare benefits, a 401(k) savings plan with a company match that vests immediately, and other valuable benefits, such as paid time off and wellness programs.

Linking pay to company and individual performance is central to Gilead's continued success. Our Total Rewards program allows you to see your compensation increase when you and the company perform well.

Which benefits does Gilead Sciences provide?

Current and former employees report that Gilead Sciences provides the following benefits. It may not be complete.

Insurance, Health & WellnessFinancial & RetirementFamily & ParentingVacation & Time OffPerks & DiscountsProfessional Support

Insurance, Health & Wellness

Health Insurance
4.3
39 Ratings
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4.3
10 Ratings
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4.3
6 Ratings
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4.0
5 Ratings
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3.7
3 Ratings
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4.5
2 Ratings
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5.0
1 Rating
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Occupational Accident Insurance
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Supplemental Life Insurance
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Financial & Retirement

4.4
39 Ratings
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4.7
10 Ratings
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3.7
7 Ratings
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4.3
6 Ratings
2.0
1 Rating
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Charitable Gift Matching
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Equity Incentive Plan
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Family & Parenting

4.0
12 Ratings
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3.0
2 Ratings
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5.0
1 Rating
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5.0
1 Rating
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Family Medical Leave
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Fertility Assistance
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Military Leave
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Reduced or Flexible Hours
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Unpaid Extended Leave
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Vacation & Time Off

4.1
57 Ratings
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4.1
16 Ratings
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3.9
13 Ratings
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4.0
1 Rating
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Volunteer Time Off
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Perks & Discounts

3.0
3 Ratings
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3.0
1 Rating
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4.0
1 Rating
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Company Car
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Legal Assistance
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Mobile Phone Discount
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Professional Support

2.8
5 Ratings
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1.0
1 Rating
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1.0
1 Rating
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Apprenticeship Program
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Diversity Program
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Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • Health Insurance(71 comments)

    In line with rest of bay area companies

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off(71 comments)

    Generous paid time off. Company trust employee to be flexible.

  • 401K Plan(48 comments)

    Matching % good compared to other companies.

May 20, 2022
5.0
Current Medical Affairs Manager in Foster City, CA, California

Good 401K Match and insurance

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May 20, 2022
5.0
Former Market Access in Foster City, CA, California

Great benefits package including 401K Match and great PPO coverage with low premiums.

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May 16, 2022
4.0
Former Employee

Great benefits, standard health and 401k match, dollar for dollar. Perks are great, and overall wellness additions are really great.

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May 12, 2022
5.0
Current Executive Director in Foster City, CA, California

Competitive benefits package and perks

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May 11, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Great company benefits overall- 401k, vacation days, health insurance etc

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May 9, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Mid-year and year-end shutdown which is very generous.

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May 5, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Really great benefits package here

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Apr 29, 2022
5.0
Current Global Sourcing Manager in Foster City, CA, California

Amazing support of employees through the pandemic, health care benefits are top notch with several options, and the range of benefits keeps growing. Overall for a company this size the benefits are continuing to keep up with, or surpass, employee requirements.

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Apr 28, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

- 1 paid week off during July 4th and another from Christmas to the New Year + 1 designated holiday on top of at least 15 paid vacation off a year - 401k matching up to 15,000 - Sign-on bonus - Rent subsidy/Mortgage interest subsidy + Great relocation assistance; Shuttle services around the Bay Area - RSU & ESPP

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Apr 25, 2022
5.0
Former Employee

great benefits at the company

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