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US Air Force Maternity & Paternity Leave

2763 employees reported this benefit

Updated Jul 21, 2014
4.4
293 Ratings

Employer Summary

Convalescent leave is available to eligible employees for childbirth. Typical leave is 42 days.

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Employee Comments

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May 10, 2021
5.0
Current Program Manager in Ramstein-Miesenbach, Rhineland-Palatinate

Very pleased with the degree the USAF supports members with paternity and maternity leave.

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Apr 6, 2021
5.0
Current NonDestructive Test Technician in Barksdale AFB, LA, Louisiana

The mothers get 2 to 3 weeks off, and the fathers get a week and a half

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Mar 30, 2021
3.0
Current Employee

Maternity and paternity leave are both offered

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Mar 24, 2021
5.0
Current Aircraft Mechanic in Mary Esther, FL, Florida

Por paternity leave is 21 days and maternity leave about a month

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Mar 9, 2021
5.0
Former Staff Sargeant in Lakenheath, England, England, England

This Has recently been bumped up 12 weeks of leave for mothers and 3 weeks for fathers

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Mar 3, 2021
5.0
Former Senior Airman in İncirlik, Adana, Adana, Adana

They offer decent maternity and paternity leave and they are beginning to recognize paternity leave in the new Air Force.

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Mar 3, 2021
4.0
Current Employee

The Air Force has improved Maternity and Paternity leave policies in the last 10 years.

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Feb 22, 2021
5.0
Former Instructor Air Battle Manager in San Antonio, TX, Texas

excellent benefits for wife and husband

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Feb 21, 2021
4.0
Current Airman in Chicago, IL, Illinois

Available for both parents. Paternity leave can be up to 8 weeks.

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Feb 10, 2021
5.0
Former Employee

You can either get 21 days or 42 depending if your the caregiver.

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