Los Angeles Metro Employee Benefits and Perks | Glassdoor

Los Angeles Metro Benefits

Location: US
20 Ratings

Employer Summary

We Provide Outstanding Benefits

In addition to paying a competitive salary, we believe in offering an unmatched range of benefits. Our generous packages are designed to support the well-being, financial stability and families of our employees in meaningful ways.

Medical and Dental Coverage

We offer a range of high-quality medical, dental and vision plan options as well as health care spending accounts for you and your family. Metro will cover a significant portion of your health care premiums.

Retirement and Pension

Save for your future through retirement plans such as 401K and 457. And we offer a pension plan, which is a truly exceptional benefit these days.

Career Pathways

We’re committed to our mission and each other’s success. Educational reimbursement, professional development, certification programs and onsite trainings give you paths for advancing your career.

Work-Life Balance

We believe our employees should have the time and flexibility to devote to their personal priorities and interests. We offer paid time off and holidays, and make available flexible work schedules, family leave and a child care center.


Enjoy wellness fairs and agency-wide fitness challenges and events. You’ll have free membership to an onsite fitness center and access to activity classes.

Additional Benefits

Ride on our system for free with a Metro TAP card. Other commutes are made easier with a transportation subsidy. And take advantage of employee discounts and recreational activities. We also offer access to an employee assistance program if you’re ever in need of getting connected to financial, legal or other resources.

Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • Pension Plan  (3 comments)

    “Current hires have to contribute while those hired before 2012 do not.”

  • Health Insurance  (3 comments)

    “I think Kaiser is only available. No other options. You can get a flex account though. No dental. No vacation time or paid holidays. Only sick time...”

  • Aug 06, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Systems Analyst in Los Angeles, California

    Metro offers several different medical, dental and vision overages (depending on union or non-contract); all plans offer low copay's and deductibles; full coverage for family; 401k and pension plans; transit subsidy's; tuition reimbursement.

  • Jun 28, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Los Angeles, California

    no paid vacation for contract employees

  • May 07, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    Non-union starts off with 20 days PTO (vacation and sick are grouped together and may be used interchangeably), great health insurance plans, pension with CalPERS (5 years vesting period).

  • Dec 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Storekeeper in Los Angeles, California

    5 dollar deductable for Health Care about $160 monthly fee for health care.

  • Aug 13, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former MTA in Los Angeles, California

    Provided security for interns on Friday for meetings in the board room or at Los Angeles Trade tech until the meetings are over with.

  • Mar 29, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    The benefits package is one of the best packages I have seen. Health insurance, vision, dental as well as pension and retirement. Depending on the union there are different packages to choose from.

  • Mar 09, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Director in Los Angeles, California

    Great benefits package for all employees.

  • Feb 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    Metro offers great benefits package. 401 K option, Roth IRA and contributes to Calpers pension plan.

  • Dec 27, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Los Angeles, California

    I get medical benefits. Access to Kaiser only. This doesn't include dental. Unpaid holidays. No vacation time.

  • Sep 09, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Bus Operator in Los Angeles, California

    Company perks are not good

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 (14)
  • 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

  • CheckmarkPension Plan (13)
  • Checkmark401K Plan (14)
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

Family & Parenting

  • CheckmarkMaternity & Paternity Leave (13)
  • 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
  • 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

Professional Support

  • Diversity Program
  • CheckmarkJob Training (6)
  • Professional Development
  • Apprenticeship Program
  • Tuition Assistance

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