• Facebook is now the most desirable place to work in the US, according to Glassdoor.
• Some perks include free meals, ample time for vacation, and lots of support for new parents.
• Facebook’s benefits received a 4.7 out of 5 stars on Glassdoor.
That’s not shocking, considering some of the company’s tempting perks.
A quick glance at its careers page — along with its Glassdoor reviews — reveals a whole slew of enviable benefits. So does reporting from the Guardian’s Julia Carrie Wong, whose article highlighted the inequality between Facebook staffers and contractors.
On its jobs site, Facebook advocates for a “holistic approach to benefits and perks,” and focuses on several different spheres, including health, family, community, finance, and convenience.
Here’s a look at some of the perks Facebook offers employees in North America.
Four months of paid time off for new mothers and fathers — within the first year of a child’s birth or adoption
A bike repair shop for Menlo Park employees
A wellness allowance to finance gym membership or other healthy activities