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National Cancer Institute Benefits

Location: US
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  • Feb 07, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Shady Grove, Maryland

    Offered transportation and various other benefits. I am unsure if they offer dental or health however it is a government agency so I assume they do.

  • Oct 01, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Bethesda, Maryland

    Health insurance is very good. No dental is provided to postdocs.

  • Sep 04, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Postdoctoral Fellow in Frederick, Maryland

    The insurance is very very good. There are many selections that you can have.

  • Dec 19, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Bethesda, Maryland

    A great thing to work for NCI as a post-doctoral fellow is that they provide good health insurance and free metro commute.

  • Oct 27, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current CRTA Postdoctoral Fellow in Rockville, Maryland

    CRTA Postdoctoral Fellowship: -Paid health insurance has had incredible coverage, but is declining somewhat -Vision and dental coverage are not included but are available to purchase -Transhare benefits for public transit, free parking for those who drive -No retirement benefits for fellows -Leave procedures vary by type of fellowship and at the discretion of supervisors -Optional telework or alternate work schedules in some cases

  • Oct 24, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Postdoctoral Fellow in Bethesda, Maryland

    Fellows receive excellent health insurance with no fellow contribution to the premium, including for spouses and children. Maternity and paternity are paid for 8 weeks. Annual leave varies by program, generally 10-13 days.

  • Aug 17, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Frederick, Maryland

    In general, it is a good place to work.

  • Apr 25, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Postdocotroal fellow in Bethesda, Maryland

    Very good health insurance for fellows. Poor vision and dental. No retirement options or FSA options.

  • Aug 16, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Bethesda, Maryland

    stable salary. Only goes up. But it increases very slow, 2-3% each year.

  • Jun 29, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Bethesda, Maryland

    health insurance is pretty good. Usually 10 dollar co-pay.

Benefits Summary

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

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  • 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
  • 401K Plan
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

Family & Parenting

  • Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • 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

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off
  • Sick Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Volunteer Time Off
  • Sabbatical
  • Bereavement Leave

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

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