Popular Perks, Incentives and Benefits

By on October 25, 2018 at 5:11am

POPULAR PERKS, INCENTIVES AND BENEFITS

PERKS

    What workers want What companies offer
  Flexible work schedules 88% 62%
  Compressed workweek 66% 17%
  Telecommuting 55% 14%
  On-site amenities (e.g. gym, childcare) 38% 23%
  Paid time off for volunteer activities 31% 21%
  Employee social events 21% 44%

INCENTIVES

    What workers want What companies offer
  Annual or biannual bonuses 77% 44%
  Profit-sharing plan 49% 33%
  Sign-on bonuses 49% 19%
  Retention bonuses 41% 12%
  Spot bonuses 32% 22%
  Stock options 29% 9%
  Deferred compensation plan 23% 12%

BENEFITS

    What workers want What companies offer
  Health insurance 69% 88%
  Paid time off (vacations, sick days, paid holidays) 67% 80%
  Retirement savings plan 48% 52%
  Dental insurance 37% 71%
  Vision insurance 16% 60%
  Pretax programs (e.g., commuter benefits, spending accounts, HSAs) 15% 22%
  Life insurance and AD&D insurance 13% 53%
  Leave of absence 11% 44%
  Disability insurance (short-term and/or long-term) 10% 58%
  Employee assistance program 8% 39%
  Tuition assistance or reimbursement 6% 14%

Robert Half surveys of more than 1,500 workers and 600 HR managers in North America.

Multiple responses were permitted.

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