Top 5 Global Health Perks, Part 5: Company Ski Chalet

Top 5 Global Health Perks, Part 5: Company Ski Chalet

A company-sponsored ski chalet for your ski vacation? Why not. You can head to the French Alps on the cheap.

NursingLink, BusinessWeek

February 20, 2008


Cost-of-living rank (Paris): 13
Salary, BigWig (i.e., head of sales & marketing): $188,771
Salary, Underling (i.e. data-entry operator): $28,857
Projected average pay increase for 2008: 3.0%
Days off: 40

Local Perk: As if the high number of days off were not enough, some French employers offer the use of company-owned ski chalets and beach houses to employees for a nominal fee. Such perks are also occasionally seen in Germany, says Charles Nelson, who leads Mercer’s health and benefits practice in Britain and Ireland.

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