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Flex time, paid vacation and shuttle services are some of the common benefits offered by techcompanies7Tuition FeesProductDiscountsFlexi TimeoffCommuteVacation• These benefits are available at HQ locations. The benefits vary across centers•  As on Aug, 2012HobbyProjectsReimbursement up to$12,000/ year topursue highereducation•PTO: 15 – 25 days•Unlimited Sick Leave•Holidays- 12 daysFree shuttle servicefrom several locationsin and around SanFrancisco15 days paid vacationfor first three yearsand 20 days there onUnder ‘20% time’initiative, engineerscan devote 1/5th oftheir time on projectsof their choiceSource: Zinnov Research and Analysis•PTO: 21days•Unlimited Sick Leave•Holidays- 11 daysFree shuttle service or100% reimbursementof travel expenses21 days paid vacationReimbursement oftuition fees toencourage highereducationPTO: 12 daysHolidays- 11 daysFree shuttle Service orreimbursement oftravel expenses12 days paid vacationThe initiative ‘BlueSky’ allows a group ofstaffers to spendcouple of weeks on apet engineeringprojectApple provides up to25% discount onproducts foremployees•PTO: 21days•Unlimited Sick Leave•Holidays- 13 daysFree vanpool andshuttle service15 days paid vacationOne Friday a month isallotted to projects ofpersonal interest.LinkedIn provides freepremium membershipaccount foremployeesGoogle Facebook Apple LinkedinSource: Talent Neuron Research and Analysis
Product discounts and education support are the other key benefits offered to employees8Tuition FeesProductDiscountsFlexi TimeoffCommuteVacationPhilanthropy Benefits:• Yahoo! offers additional day off annually for community services. The company also matches individual charitable contributions up to $1,000 a year.• Salesforce.com offers 6 days off for employees to devote their time for community service. It has a gift matching program for its employees up to $1,000 a year,for their charitable contributions• Apple provides product discounts to its employees to match their charitable contributionsNote: Details on philanthropy benefits provided by other peer companies are not available95% reimbursementtowards the cost oftuition fees annually (upto $2,000)•PTO: 12 days•Sick leave: 12 days•Holidays- 14 daysFree shuttle service fromseveral locations in andaround San FranciscoTwo weeks of vacationduring the first year andthree weeks in thesubsequent years10% discount on the first$1000 spent onAmazon.com every yearAllowance up to $5,250annually towards tuitionfees and books•PTO: 12 days•Holidays- 20 - 22 daysFree transport ortransport allowances15 days paid vacationevery year.Special employee offerson selected Yahoo!products andmerchandises100% reimbursement upto $5000 for the cost oftuition fees and books• PTO: 15 – 25 days basedon the years of serviceto the company•Holidays- 13 days$245 for commutingexpenses and up to $245for parking expensesevery month*Amazon Yahoo Salesforce* Details not disclosed by the companySource: Talent Neuron Research and Analysis•PTO: Flexible•Unlimited Sick Leave•Holidays- UnlimitedCommuter program: Partialreimbursement of travelexpensesUnlimited/ flexible vacationpolicyTwitter
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