US Air Force Employee Benefit: Maternity & Paternity Leave | Glassdoor

US Air Force Maternity & Paternity Leave

Updated Jul 21, 2014

2557 employees reported this benefit


Employer Summary

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

This information about the Maternity & Paternity Leave benefit at US Air Force is the result of research by Glassdoor editorial staff, and was not provided directly by a representative of US Air Force. The description here may not reflect the current US Air Force Maternity & Paternity Leave benefit.

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Employee Comments

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  • Jul 02, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current RF Transmissions Systems in Clovis, New Mexico

    Plenty of time off for maternity and paternity

  • Jun 26, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Washington, District of Columbia

    20 to 40 days of paid maternity or paternity leave.

  • Jun 06, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Colorado Springs, Colorado

    3 weeks maternity leave - pretty nice for males. Should be more for females.

  • Apr 19, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Program Manager in Dayton, Ohio

    21 days for males and 8 weeks or so for females. Very generous in my opinion.

  • Apr 10, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Tucson, Arizona

    Family integrity and flexibility

  • Apr 09, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Commander in Charleston, South Carolina

    This benefit is slowly getting better--recently increased to 12 weeks for female who gave birth. Need to give AT LEAST 1-year AFTER deliver to get back in shape! If it took ~9 months to "make" the baby/babies, you need more than 6 months to whip it back into shape.

  • Apr 01, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Language Analyst in Fort Meade, Maryland

    12 weeks maternity leave. 21 days paternity leave.

  • Mar 31, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Family Nurse Practitioner in Wichita, Kansas

    This is a very positive of the military is maternity leave. 83 days

  • Mar 30, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Pilot in Rapid City, South Dakota

    mother and father have different leave days available.

  • Mar 25, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Air Force Pilot in Little Rock, Arkansas

    Paternity leave is 21 days and maternity leave is 12 weeks.

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