Parental Leave Cost Savings Calculator 
How much could your company save by implementing
more robust family leave policies?

You already know that paid parental leave is the right thing to do.
This Cost Savings Calculator will show you that it's the smart thing to do.
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How many employees do you have? *

Please enter a whole number (e.g. 542).
 
How many weeks of paid maternity leave do you plan to offer? *

Here is a good list of companies and their leave policies: https://goo.gl/hYmvIg

Please enter whole number of weeks (e.g. 12, 16, 20).
 
How many weeks of paid paternity leave do you plan to offer? *

Please enter whole number of weeks (e.g. 12, 16, 20).
 
What percentage of your employees is eligible for maternity leave? *

Please enter a whole number percentage (e.g. 50 for 50%). The remainder of your workforce will be considered eligible for paternity leave.
 
What percentage of your family leave payroll costs is covered by state paid family and medical leave programs? *

Please enter a whole number percentage (e.g. 55 for 55%).

As of June 2016, only CA, NJ, and RI have implemented paid family and medical leave laws. NY recently passed similar legislation that will take effect in 2018.

For example, California State Disability Insurance (SDI) covers 55% of salary up to a maximum of 52 weeks. In this calculation, the remaining 45% will be assumed to be covered by your company.
 
What is the median annual employee salary at your company (in $)? *

 
What is your average cost per hire (as a % of salary)? *

Your estimate should consider recruiting, training, on-boarding, productivity lost while position isn't filled, temporary backfills, etc.

There is not a standard for this but our survey of companies 50-500+ employees clustered between 15%-30% of a $100k salary as the CPH. This report finds clustering between 20%-30% but is not for the tech industry: https://https://goo.gl/FLtO08

The Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) has published a tool for estimating this metric. You can find it here: https://goo.gl/XEyG0W

We will soon send out a calculator like this one for you to estimate your cost per hire!
Unicorns are crunching your data and we'll email
your cost savings when they're finished. 

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