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IDEO Benefits

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  • Jul 19, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Unlimited vacation, and respectful, trusting working environment

  • Dec 31, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Designer in New York, New York State

    IDEO has great health insurance coverage and unlimited time off, a decent 401k match, but less competitive in-office work perks.

  • Jun 19, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in San Francisco, California

    Excellent place to work for moms

  • Dec 30, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Decent 401k match to $5k. Great medical insurance, IDEO pays most deductibles. Unlimited PTO. 4mo parental leave. Optional life insurance could improve.

  • Aug 13, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Palo Alto, California

    Long hours for designers are offset by the excellent benefits including 401k, medical, dental, vision, and unlimited sick and vacation leave. Unlimited sick and vacation leave are expected to be requested within reason based on how hard you've worked. Seems like some rare instanc

  • Oct 06, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in San Francisco, California

    It's a human-centered system, equitable, flexible and adaptive; it's competitive and well-communicated. Attitude about work/life balance is pretty healthy, people work hard when necessary but not obsessively. Not only pet friendly, family friendly workplace too.

  • Sep 19, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Palo Alto, California

    Unlimited vacation time-off, Health insurance. Standard stuff. Worst : Only Commuter Transport benefit. No benefit for those who drive.

  • Jul 10, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Chicago, Illinois

    I found that benefits were something that I didn't need to think about which was a good sign. As long as you don't take advantage of the policies things like vacation time and health coverage are great.

  • Jul 07, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in San Francisco, California

    They offer wonderful benefits. Fully paid by employer

  • Mar 10, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Chicago, Illinois

    IDEO has excellent benefits. The healthcare plan is probably the best I've had, the vacation policy is generous, and it's fun to have pets in the studio.

Benefits Summary

List based on reports from current and former employees. It may not be complete.

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

  • CheckmarkHealth Insurance (23)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Occupational Accident Insurance
  • Health Care On-Site
  • Mental Health Care
  • Retiree Health & Medical
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Financial & Retirement

  • Pension Plan
  • Checkmark401K Plan (23)
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

Family & Parenting

  • CheckmarkMaternity & Paternity Leave (19)
  • Work From Home
  • Fertility Assistance
  • Dependent Care
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Childcare
  • Reduced or Flexible Hours
  • Military Leave
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Unpaid Extended Leave

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

  • Employee Discount
  • CheckmarkFree Lunch or Snacks (20)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Gym Membership
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Pet Friendly Workplace
  • Mobile Phone Discount
  • Company Car
  • Company Social Events
  • Travel Concierge
  • Legal Assistance

Professional Support

  • Diversity Program
  • Job Training
  • Professional Development
  • Apprenticeship Program
  • Tuition Assistance

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