• Apple, which Markets Insider reports has a current market cap of $871 billion, is one of the most prolific tech companies out there.
• Using Glassdoor, Business Insider looked into some of its employee benefits.
• Glassdoor users gave Apple’s overall perks a 4.5 out of 5 stars on the site.
• One of its flashiest draws is its “beer bash” – a regular event featuring snacks, free booze, and celebrity cameos.
Throwing around lots of fancy employee perks seems to be the norm in the tech world.
Business Insider took a look at Apple’s Glassdoor reviews to see if the tech giant was any different.
On Glassdoor, users gave Apple’s overall benefits a 4.5 out of 5 stars on the site. Reviews indicated the company’s tempting perks range from free, star-studded concerts to gym benefits.
Here’s a look at some of the benefits Apple offers its employees:
According to Glassdoor, Apple employees get an annual 25% discount when they purchase an iPod, computer, or iPad. Every three years, workers can get $250 off an iPad or $500 off a Mac. Apple software is 50% off. The company also offers other discounts for family and friends, depending on the product.
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Apple allows mothers to take four weeks of paid leave before giving birth and 14 weeks after. Non-birth parents get six weeks of paid time off, according to TIME.
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The tech company also covers the cost of egg freezing.
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Source: Business Insider
Employees are treated to free beer and appetizers at the company’s beer bashes — not to mention some of the biggest names in music. Stevie Wonder, Demi Lovato, and OneRepublic have all performed at these semi-regular events.
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An employee based in Manhasset, New York, reported Apple provides employees with a $300 gym credit annually.
At Apple, new hires get 12 days of paid time off — but Glassdoor reviewers report it increases over time.
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