Which Johns Hopkins benefits do you value most?

Has the tuition reimbursement benefit allowed you to move up in your career or helped your child graduate with a college degree? Have the weight management discounts encouraged you to live a healthier lifestyle? We invite you to share which benefit programs have been most valuable to you and your family and how they've made a difference.

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Nasreen February 5, 2014 at 3:02 pm

I greatly appreciate the health benefits, PTO and the 403B plan though increase in salary could be improved on.


Alice January 31, 2014 at 3:20 am

Child tuition reimbursement


Kathy January 30, 2014 at 3:36 pm

Health Benefits, 403B/pension, child tuition reimbursement, amount of PTO


silvia January 27, 2014 at 9:55 am

2.Tuition for my children
3.403b contribution
4.Wage works
thank you very much


Grace January 24, 2014 at 4:06 pm

healthcare is the most important for me, then the tuition for kids and pension comes next, 403B match comes afterwards.


Sheryl G January 24, 2014 at 2:09 pm

Tuition benefits for my children is the best and much appreciated!


Gail January 24, 2014 at 1:24 pm

Great healthcare is the most important benefit to me. I feel very fortunate during this time of chaos in the healthcare industry to have benefits. Thank you JHU! I am also very appreciative of the other benefits, pension, education, training, Wage Works, dental, vision. In general, I feel fortunate to have a great job and work with wonderful people!


Gwendolyn January 24, 2014 at 1:07 pm

Health benefits,403b (would be nice if you would match again) and pay increase or cost of living raise.


Raj January 24, 2014 at 12:22 pm

Tution reimbursement for my child has been very helpful. I have one child in college and another to go soon. The two most important to me at dependent tution reimbursement and healthcare.


Pam January 24, 2014 at 11:35 am

healthcare and pension plan


Lillie January 24, 2014 at 10:39 am

pension plan


Nachelle January 24, 2014 at 10:05 am

tuition reimbursement and dependent child reimbursement. 403B needs a match on the JHHS side. JHU are not the only ones that should benefit.


Pam January 24, 2014 at 9:36 am

The Dependent Tuition Reimbursement is one of the best benefits for employees with kids. Of course, Pension and healthcare are very important! Would be great if the company could do a match on the 403B Plan.


Laura Schwartz January 24, 2014 at 9:35 am

Healthcare and retirement contributions.


Alison January 24, 2014 at 9:34 am

Healthcare - and time off. I have no kids, so the tuition program is lost on me. I would like more options for the child-less employees.


A White January 24, 2014 at 9:16 am

tuition reimbursement and dependent tuition. Not a real fan of EHP


Deb Constantineau January 24, 2014 at 9:15 am

Healthcare & pension. Wellnet is very useful, too.


fjl January 24, 2014 at 9:09 am

pension #1
healthcare #2


Steve January 24, 2014 at 9:07 am

Definitely the tuition reimbursement benefit is incredibly important. Hopkins has allowed me to send my 3 daughters to the colleges of their choice and, I am hopeful, graduate with no college debt. And the 403b is outstanding; it provides me a lot of comfort as I approach retirement.


Jean Marie Andrulonis January 24, 2014 at 9:05 am

healthcare, including dental, dependent tuition reimbursement, discounts and paid time off.


Bonnie C January 24, 2014 at 9:01 am

When I first started at Hopkins, my primary interest was in the dependent tuition benefit. Shortly thereafter, I also took advantage of the tuition benefit to further my own education (something I hadn't really considered before starting work here). The healthcare benefit was always important to me, but less so when my husband was able to carry insurance for our family through his employer. As I near retirement, the pension becomes more and more important; my husband is carrying health insurance and my children have long since completed their education. Now if I could use my dependent education benefit to somehow help my grandchildren go to college, that would be a huge help.


Dee January 24, 2014 at 9:00 am

Dependant tuition when my daughter was in college, pension, healthcare and ability to carry leave time forward for extended periods of time to keep a paycheck coming in should you need an extended medical leave. Lastly, short term disability has benefited me a few times over the last 30 yrs. Overall, I am happy with all of our benefits.


Joe January 24, 2014 at 8:50 am

WIth two sons in private colleges, and a third getting ready to attend in 3 years, by far the most important to me is the dependent tuition program. I couldn't send them to these schools without the benefit for which I'm extremely grateful of Hopkins to offer us!


Eric January 24, 2014 at 8:44 am

Tuition remission is far and away the most important benefit (which I wish was more extensive)


Mr. C January 24, 2014 at 8:43 am

The tuition benefit has afforded me the opportuniy to complete my undergraduate studies this Spring and pursue graduate school Fall of 2014. Healthcare cost are below the average spending in a company this size which is Great!!!! Would like to see the compamy provide an incentive to those participants enrolled in the 403b program (1-2% dollar match) beginning at a certain number of service years.


Kimberly Chmiel January 24, 2014 at 8:38 am

Dependent tuition and healthcare benefits. It is also wonderful to be a part of something bigger. It feels great to make a difference every day!


Maria January 24, 2014 at 8:35 am

At this time I have benefited the most from Health Insurance and dependent child tuition.


fred January 24, 2014 at 8:31 am

Healthcare, retirement and tuition reimbursement. I am enrolled in a MPH at University of Illinois at Chicago.


Elizabeth Abraham January 24, 2014 at 8:27 am

Dependent tuition, pension and health insurance.


Stacey January 24, 2014 at 8:22 am

The dependant child college tuition is the most important to me at this time.


Mike G January 24, 2014 at 8:19 am

The tuition grant program is hugely attractive for those of us with rapidly ascending offspring.
The 403b is also great, but used to be greater.
Lots of options in the healthcare packages.
Working in the same place with so many great brains - priceless.


Lisa January 24, 2014 at 8:17 am

The tuition grant program is by far the most important benefit to me and my family. With three kids in college, I need it more than any other benefit.


MaryJane Swearer January 24, 2014 at 7:54 am

definitely the pension and the healthcare benefits are the most valuable and necessary


charmaine January 24, 2014 at 7:37 am

Healthcare and pension. Definitely not the salary increases!


David January 24, 2014 at 7:18 am

Agree w/ Phil. With all I read and hear in news about healthcare plans it seems like we have a very good one compared to many businesses.


Phil January 24, 2014 at 3:06 am

The 2 most important to me are the pension and healthcare!


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