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IBM Benefits

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Employer Summary

IBM offers a competitive benefits program, designed to support employees and their families across all dimensions of health: physical, mental, social, financial, and purpose.

Key features:

  • Health Benefits Portfolio that provides strong support for employee well-being (Health Incentive Program) and preventive care, comprehensive coverage to meet a range of medical situations, and solid protection against the cost of serious illness or injury
  • Watson™ artificial intelligence software available for US employees to help identify appropriate cancer treatments and options for clinical trials
  • Retirement Program that helps build future financial security through the 401(k) Plus Plan and other capital accumulation programs
  • Income Protection in case of serious illness, injury or death, including life insurance and disability benefits
  • Opportunity to follow leisure pursuits through vacation and holiday programs

Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • May 18, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Dubuque, Iowa

    Excellent vacation time and insurance!

  • May 17, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Austin, Texas

    Great benefits, pretty comprehensive. Paid time off for charitable work. Fertility support and benefits. Good pregnancy policy and benefits. Good HSA insurance plan. Decent 401K matching.

  • May 22, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

    Good benefits although employee costs continue to rise. Good 401K. Not sure about some of the extras like fertility and military leave

  • May 21, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Rochester, Minnesota

    Pretty good options for medical, dental, and vision. Retiree medical is very expensive.

  • May 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in San Jose, California

    Flexible working hour is the best. Has 401 k, ESPP not as good as before. Health care have various choices. Yearly Bonus is small.

  • May 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former IT Manager in Southbury, Connecticut

    Good 401k match if you were there long enough to get “old” plan when they took pensions away.

  • May 17, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in New York, New York State

    The benefits are standard that other companies offer. There is nothing out of the ordinary.

  • May 17, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Project Manager in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

    Some perks include relocation comp, 401k, 4 weeks vacation, health insurance, money smart programs, they have a gym on site but the membership is not free, some employee discounts on select products/services

  • May 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Service Desk Analyst in Portland, Maine

    You get your standard dental and prescription medication benefit. There are options for adding to pension if wanted and matching it at a certain percentage.

  • May 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Cincinnati, Ohio

    401K is good Healthcare is very good No pension program

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