Benefits at Duke

Duke's overall benefit plan has long been recognized and valued because of its comprehensiveness and competitiveness in the market. In addition to a robust array of traditional benefits such as health care, dental care and retirement, Duke also offers a wide range of family-friendly and cultural benefits to attract, support and reward the skilled employees that help Duke remain a premier education, research and health care institution. 

Medical & Dental Benefits

Medical, dental, and vision care, plus mental health, workers compensation, and reimbursement accounts

Wellness Programs

Health management programs that emphasize improving health and disease prevention

Employee Discounts

Service and entertainment opportunities at discounted costs

Retirement Plans

Building retirement income and additional benefits for retirees

Time Away From Duke

Holidays, sick time, vacation, paid time off, leaves of absence, Kiel vacation/PTO donation program, and flexible work options

Educational Benefits

Tuition assistance, continuing education, and professional development opportunities

Family-Friendly Benefits

Assistance in balancing work and family responsibilities, parenting and other family concerns

Financial Security Benefits

Life insurance, disability insurance, travel benefits, and other types of financial protection

Benefits Unique to Duke

Cultural events and unique offerings available at Duke, including our employee giving campaign

Plan Documents & Summaries

The summary plan descriptions for Duke's benefit plans are included in the benefits booklet here. If you want to know how your rights are protected under the benefit plans, then this is the place to look.