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University of Washington Benefits

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  • Health Insurance  (156 comments)

    “A lot of options based on various needs. There are available FSA and HSA programs, as well as a choice of provider, kaiser,UW medical, swedish...”

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off  (67 comments)

    “Two buckets of PTO, sick and vacation. Besides holidays there is also an annual personal day off.”

  • Retirement Plan  (36 comments)

    “Classified staff has choices of the PERS programs. Everyone else eligible has employer matched 401k via fidelity. There is also other optional...”

  • May 06, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Systems Administrator in Seattle, Washington State

    Pro staff fully vetted from day 1.

  • May 03, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current English language instructor in Seattle, Washington State

    Employer matching, fully subsidized commuter pass full- time employees

  • Apr 16, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Research Coordinator in Seattle, Washington State

    Number of hours for sick time and vacation per month was prorated depending on your FTE status. (For example, I was 75% FTE so I got 6 hrs of both per month).

  • Apr 01, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Graduate Research Assistant in Seattle, Washington State

    it covers health insurance, which is great. It does not have other benefits other than base pay

  • Mar 30, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Research Assistant in Seattle, Washington State

    normal benefit and other things

  • Mar 29, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Program Coordinator in Seattle, Washington State

    Temp employees are able to accrue sick hours

  • Mar 28, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Intern in Seattle, Washington State

    Dental is free but poor coverage

  • Mar 27, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Research Scientist 2 in Seattle, Washington State

    Amount of vacation and sick leave time off accrual is more than you can use.

  • Mar 25, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Customer Service Representative in Seattle, Washington State

    Having an option of a state pension is quite nice considering that if you were the minimum number of years you are essentially guaranteed a constant amount once you retire.

  • Mar 28, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Postdoctoral Research Associate in Seattle, Washington State

    Decent healthcare, everything else sucks

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