Merck Benefits

4.1
602 Ratings

Our Benefits

Our company recognizes that our people are critical to our mission of improving and saving lives around the world.

One way in which we recognize the importance of our people is to provide a valuable suite of compensation and benefit programs as well as resources to support our employees’ professional achievement and personal well-being. Together, we call these “Total Rewards.”

Total Rewards include compensation and financial rewards, health and insurance benefits, opportunities for employees to develop their skills and grow their careers, and programs that help meet the demands of managing an employees’ professional and personal well-being. Our philosophy behind these programs is rooted in maintaining our competitive position in the market while providing a comprehensive and valuable package of rewards that supports our business, recognizes individuals and aligns employees with the future needs of our company.

Which benefits does Merck provide?

Current and former employees report that Merck provides the following benefits. It may not be complete.

Insurance, Health & WellnessFinancial & RetirementFamily & ParentingVacation & Time OffPerks & DiscountsProfessional Support

Insurance, Health & Wellness

Health Insurance
3.9
113 Ratings
Employer Verified
3.4
9 Ratings
Employer Verified
3.1
7 Ratings
2.3
3 Ratings
2.0
2 Ratings
2.0
2 Ratings
1.0
1 Rating

Financial & Retirement

4.0
70 Ratings
Employer Verified
3.8
18 Ratings
3.7
11 Ratings
Employer Verified
3.0
9 Ratings
1.0
1 Rating

Family & Parenting

3.9
7 Ratings
2.6
5 Ratings
2.0
2 Ratings
3.0
1 Rating
Employer Verified
1.0
1 Rating
1.0
1 Rating

Vacation & Time Off

3.8
34 Ratings
Employer Verified
4.0
10 Ratings
3.8
8 Ratings
3.0
4 Ratings
2.5
2 Ratings

Perks & Discounts

3.3
6 Ratings
Employer Verified
2.8
4 Ratings
2.0
2 Ratings
Employer Verified
4.0
2 Ratings
1.0
1 Rating
1.0
1 Rating

Professional Support

3.0
4 Ratings
1.5
2 Ratings
Employer Verified
2.5
2 Ratings

Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • Health Insurance(143 comments)

    It is affordable and exceptional coverage.

  • 401K Plan(79 comments)

    there is no worst thing about it you'll be happy to work for this amazing company. Merck is great to work for

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off(40 comments)

    Great company to work for, You'll be happy you work for them. it's an amazing company

May 7, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Excellent work life balance, 401(k), Pension Plan

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Apr 27, 2022
5.0
Former Executive Customer Representative in Columbia, SC, South Carolina

Amazing benefits. A ton of PTO with company shutdown during the holidays and the health insurance was very affordable.

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May 8, 2022
4.0
Former Employee

Good Benefits. Week shutdown over holidays. Benefits cover mostly all procedures

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Apr 18, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Great selection of options and available advisors

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Apr 5, 2022
5.0
Current Principal Scientist in Rahway, NJ, New Jersey

Great parental paid leave after new born. Many company holidays and year end shutdown. Pet insurance offered too!

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Apr 3, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

PTO & maternity leave are very generous for the US!

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Mar 31, 2022
5.0
Former Employee

Great health insurance and 401k matching.

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Mar 30, 2022
5.0
Current Employee

Good 401K plan, fair vacation policy. Not a lot of options for healthcare benefits but it's still very nice

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Apr 12, 2022
4.0
Former Employee

Merck offers great Benefits which include a Pension plan.

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Mar 28, 2022
4.0
Current Employee

401k match for all employees

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