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YMCA Benefits

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  • Gym Membership  (232 comments)

    “The best thing is that if you work at the YMCA, the membership is free so you get a free locker, and unlimited access to the pool, gym, weight room...”

  • Employee Discount  (126 comments)

    “I get a free membership which is usually pretty expensive. I also get discounts for other things like lifeguard training, and also I have a free...”

  • Job Training  (120 comments)

    “They are very thorough and really tell you what to do or not to do. Its a chill atmosphere but also its simultaneously proffesional.”

  • Dec 04, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Augusta, Georgia

    Pays a lot into retirement plan

  • Nov 28, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Nashville, Tennessee

    Great benefits package, though pay is low unless you are in a senior director or higher position.

  • Nov 28, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Executive Director in Syracuse, New York State

    Most YMCAs nationwide participate in the Y Retirement Fund, which provides a relatively stable return (2-5%) each year, even during during down market years. Every retiree I know raves about it.

  • Dec 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current YMCA Swim Instructor in Northbrook, Illinois

    I haven't had a chance to ask for time off, but right now I don't need it anyway. I don't have a 401k or health insurance, but after all, I am part-time.

  • Dec 03, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Kalamazoo, Michigan

    I did not receive any benefits other than a gym membership as I was part time.

  • Nov 15, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Los Angeles, California

    Free Membership and flexible work schedule!

  • Nov 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Assistant in Saint Petersburg, Florida

    Benefits are a excellent part of this career

  • Nov 05, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Harleysville, Pennsylvania

    - free membership - family membership discounts - discounts around community - class discounts

  • Dec 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Front Desk Agent in Silver Bay, New York State

    There are no benefits for working here. Even if you are full time they will work very hard to make sure that you do not get benifits

  • Nov 12, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Director in Berkeley, California

    full coverage health insurance only if you are willing to work 100 hours a week!

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