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Goodyear Benefits

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  • Health Insurance  (31 comments)

    “Not much to compare it to but seems quite expensive - $1600 deductible for high deductible with HSA plan. I didn't like being forced to go to...”

  • 401K Plan  (13 comments)

    “Goodyear matches up to I believe 4%. We can also automatically increase the percentages we want to put into our 401k.”

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off  (12 comments)

    “Slow to up vacation time, especially for individual contributors... Initial vacation is very low (10 days, minus 3 they force you to take over the...”

  • Jan 24, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Sustainability in Akron, Ohio

    Excellent starting vacation package (based on industry experience). The health, vision, and dental have good benefits - a little expensive but probably typical for the type of benefits received. Company also allows some flex working hours (dependent on business need and personal situation). 401K match is solid (ipo pension they add extra money to 401K in addition to the normal match). The drawback was movement - some people could move to other departments easily while others were not permitted to move which created some frustration among some employees.

  • Mar 13, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former R&D in Akron, Ohio

    The company closes during the period between Christmas and New Year's and they FORCE you to take vacation for those days. Good luck if you only get 10 days vacation to start, that's really 7 days- they don't tell you that upfront. A week and two days vacation to start? Really?! You can have a PhD - doesn't matter, if you come in with less than five years experience, they start you at 10 days. And no matter what, you have to wait 5 years to get a bump up to 3 weeks vacation, doesn't matter if you had 4 years 11 months of experience coming in, you wait. They are pretty proud of a new maternity leave policy which really just brought them up to a minimally acceptable standard (if that). There is special parking for pregnant women or 'expecting mothers', so that makes up for that. Employee discount is pretty low - 25% off a few sets of tires each year (can give away to friends, family)...every once in a while a 35% discount is sent out - could be to boost sales figures, not sure. There are also no bonuses for people at a level under manager/director - title depends on the structure of the department. At least not on the R&D side.

  • Feb 26, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Danville, Virginia

    Working at Goodyear was alright however the working conditions were horrible but the pay was good.

  • Jan 03, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Manager in Fairfax, Virginia

    Compared to most other companies the same industry, goodyear takes care of their employees' benefits. It is less costly than most.

  • Dec 03, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Akron, Ohio

    They offered a nice benefits package including health, dental, vision, paid time off, 401(k)

  • Sep 13, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Akron, Ohio

    Vacation policy was decent, but not incredibly well suited for those with out of town family

  • Aug 18, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current CSR-1 in Akron, Ohio

    Cost too high, very high deductible

  • Jul 13, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current IT Specialist in Akron, Ohio

    Health Insurance is great and they have diff tiers. 401(k) matching and options are well rounded. Dental and Vision are great add-ons for small amounts.

  • Jun 21, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Columbus, Ohio

    It's not terrible, but associate discounts are slowly going away

  • May 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Houston, Texas

    The benefits were competitive for a general fortune 500 company, but they were lacking compared to the petrochemical industry (especially retirement).

Benefits Summary


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  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Gym Membership
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Pet Friendly Workplace
  • Mobile Phone Discount
  • Company Car
  • Company Social Events
  • Travel Concierge
  • Legal Assistance

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