The Home Depot Employee Benefit: Vacation & Paid Time Off | Glassdoor

The Home Depot Vacation & Paid Time Off

Updated Aug 19, 2014

1641 employees reported this benefit

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Employer Summary

Home Depot grants vacation, personal days, and paid company holidays.


Available to US-based employees (Change location)

Employee Comments

Showing 1–10 of 377
  • Sep 20, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Senior Software Engineer in Austin, Texas

    2 weeks to start, goes up to 3 weeks depending on your manager it can be a bit more flexible

  • Sep 19, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Special Services Associate in Grandville, Michigan

    Both done at manager's discretion based on staffing needs and how busy retail customers are.

  • Sep 19, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Sales Associate in Scottsboro, Alabama

    Sick time is good to have when you have children. Vacation time is a hit or miss. Turned down several times because it wasn't good for the store.

  • Sep 17, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former ASDS in Conroe, Texas

    Vacation time off is at the same rate of pay. You are so eligible to earn Sick/Personal time. Sometimes, certain time frames are block out on a store level for vacation days. The practice is discouraged, but can happen. Sometimes, it is difficult to get a certain time off, without some inter-department negotiation, and requesting off three months in advance.

  • Sep 17, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Atlanta, Georgia

    Vacation is below industry average and you have to wait a very long time to add weeks.

  • Sep 16, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Branch Marketing Manager in Thornton, Colorado

    Two weeks paid time off year 1-4 Three weeks paid time off years 5-14 Four weeks paid time off years 15-19 Five weeks paid time off years 20+

  • Sep 14, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in San Diego, California

    I never took a vacation...

  • Sep 12, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Logistics Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

    1 year = 1 week, 2 years = 2 weeks, 5 years = 3 weeks, 15 years = 4 weeks

  • Sep 12, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Hartford, Connecticut

    Vacation time off is accrued through the associate's years of service. As the associate accrues it they are eligible to redeem their time off.

  • Sep 11, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Sales Associate in Annapolis, Maryland

    FT get 40hrs paid after 1yr . PT get 20hrs after 1yr Depending on your store you may or not be able to get the hrs you request due to management. My store would not let FT employees that been with company for over 13 yrs ,that have been taking 2weeks off for family trips etc... Would not let those employees take 2weeks straight off anymore. Store Manager blamed corporate, HR service center advised its the managers choice. Ask other employees what they get off. If you ever plan taking trip out town or god forbid maybe visit or travel out of country dont plan on it working here. Flight tickets can some times be non -refundable but people dont care here.


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