Merck Employee Benefit: Maternity & Paternity Leave | Glassdoor

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  • Jan 03, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Maintenance Mechanic in Durham, North Carolina

    Good benefit for new families

  • Dec 01, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Lab Technician in West Point, Pennsylvania

    Maternity leave was 6-8 weeks paid and then up to 6 months unpaid. I think this fluctuates with different departments.

  • Sep 29, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Durham, North Carolina

    really I have no idea about maternity and paternity leave benefits, although as a contract employee I feel that Merck gives great attention to women issues and health, the employees are very active on women heath

  • Sep 08, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Associate Director in Kenilworth, New Jersey

    They offer the standard maternity/paternity leave (3 weeks paternity)

  • Sep 04, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Associate Director in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

    not much better or worse than its peers

  • Apr 08, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Lexington, Massachusetts

    3 month for mother or father that can be taken at once or staggered over few months

  • Mar 20, 2015
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Lexington, Massachusetts

    Employees get 4 weeks of paid maternity or paternity leave.

  • Sep 29, 2014
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Millsboro, Delaware

    Best: maternity leave exists Unsure about paternity leave

  • Aug 14, 2014
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

    Company allows for 6 months maternity leave

  • Aug 09, 2014
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Associate Engineering Specialist in West Point, Pennsylvania

    6 weeks paid for uncomplicated birth, 8 weeks paid if you have C-section, then you have the option to take additional unpaid leave. Paternity leave is not as lengthy but not sure how long. Probably pretty good leave program for the United States.


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