Employee fringe benefits

Employee fringe benefits are benefits given to the employees of an organization that are in addition to their base-level compensation. Examples of fringe benefits are:

  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Holiday pay
  • Life insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Profit sharing
  • Sick pay
  • Vacation pay
  • Vision insurance

Organizations may offer a rich package of employee fringe benefits in order to attract employees in a tight labor market.