At Cargill, we recognize and reward employees who drive our performance and create value for our customers, enabling us to achieve our purpose of nourishing the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way.
Cargill’s Total Rewards recognizes and rewards meaningful employee contributions by creating organizational alignment, driving performance, ensuring pay equity and enhancing the lives of our people.
Cargill puts people first, and our benefit plans and programs directly support this core value by enhancing their lives. We deliver locally competitive insurance, retirement, vacation and more. We’re committed to the providing these comprehensive offerings and the investment we make in helping our employees achieve a sustainable lifestyle.
Total Rewards incentive programs reflect how we value our employees and recognize their short-term and long-term contributions to the growth and success of Cargill. We want to share the success of the company with them.
We reward employees with pay for their work in a way that is equitable to the market. We provide competitive base pay, pay transparency and a system of oversight that drives pay consistency throughout the company.
At Cargill, we reward employees’ contributions via timely, relevant and meaningful recognition.
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U.S. Employee Benefits
Cargill puts people first, and our benefit plans and programs directly support this core value by enhancing their lives. We deliver locally competitive insurance, retirement, vacation and more. We’re committed to providing these comprehensive offerings and the investment we make in helping our employees achieve a sustainable lifestyle. Learn more about the range of benefits we provide including health, work and life, financial wellness, and income protection.
Health & Wellness
We make care accessible and affordable and provide tools and resources to help employees understand and make the most of our offerings.
Cargill offers comprehensive coverage through national networks that provide:
- Health and welfare programs that help employees understand their current health, improve their health, and deal with health issues.
- One-on-one support through health advocates to help employees understand how the plans work, find a health care provider, compare and understand treatment options, answer claim question, and more.
- Wellness incentives that reward healthy actions and wellness resources to support a healthy lifestyle or make lifestyle improvements.
Work & Life
Work, family, relationships – sometimes it’s a challenge to balance and not feel overwhelmed. Cargill provides a number of resources to help.
Holidays and Vacation
We’re committed to providing paid time so employees can rejuvenate and attend to personal needs. Our Paid Time Off Policy provides a flexible approach to paid time away from work that can be used for vacation, sick time or other situations that require time away from work.
Paid Family Leave
At Cargill, we understand the need to be there for family through different stages of life – not just for a new baby. That’s why our Paid Family Leave provides paid time off for employees to bond with a new child, care for a family member with a serious health condition, or for a qualifying military exigency or caregiver leave of absence.
Employee Assistance Program
Everyone could use a little help—in good times and bad. That’s why we provide Work/ Life Solutions. This free, confidential support provides resources and information including counseling, legal resources and consultation, financial information and childcare, eldercare and educational searches and more.
Cargill offers Rethink Benefits to provide support and resources for caregivers of children with developmental disabilities.
Cargill Adoption Assistance program reimburses employees for costs related to the adoption of a child including adoption fees, court fees, attorney fees, and other expenses.
Financial wellness is not about being wealthy, it’s about making the most of what you have and planning for the future.
Cargill’s retirement programs help employees build financial security and provides a solid financial foundation to save for the future. We also provide tools and resources to help turn retirement dreams into reality.
Flexible Spending Accounts
Did you know you can save money on every day health care and dependent care? Flexible Spending Accounts set aside money in an account before taxes are deducted—reducing taxable income and the amount you pay in taxes. It’s like getting a discount of up to 30% on expenses.
Our Tuition Reimbursement Program provides financial support for college courses or to pursue a GED, undergraduate or graduate degree.
Perks & Discounts
Our Perks & Discount program gives access to a wide variety of discounts and perks – just for being a Cargill employee.
Cargill provides peace of mind and financial protection against the unexpected through a number of offerings:
Salary Continuation / Short-term Disability
Cargill is committed to providing income support for employees that require time away from work due to an illness or injury.
We provide income support through Long-term Disability (LTD) coverage for eligible employees who are unable to work due to a disability for six months or more.
Cargill provides basic life insurance and dependent insurance coverage at no cost and provides the option for additional coverage.
Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
We provide Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance for employees who are disabled or pass away as the result of an accident. Employees can purchase voluntary AD&D coverage for themselves and their spouse.
Because you never quite know what the future may bring, Cargill offers additional voluntary benefits including identity theft protection, accident insurance and critical illness.