You take care of yourself.
We’ll take care of you.

As always, the health and wellbeing of our talent are our top priority. We’re committed to providing industry-leading benefits and customer service to support you—we’ve been doing it for decades.

Here are some of the benefits to help during this challenging time:

Three comprehensive health plans for individuals and families

COVID-19 testing fully covered with no out-of-pocket costs

Telemedicine for routine medical care, urgent care, counseling, and dental care

Paid sick leave for talent in all 50 states and Canada

Employee Assistance Program with resources and support for talent and their families

Not all health insurance is equal.
See for yourself.

Most staffing companies offer the bare minimum when it comes to health coverage. We’re not like most staffing companies. See for yourself below.

 Aquent*The Creative Group
(Robert Half)*
Creative Circle*
Health Plan Cigna The American Worker Benefits in a Card
Health Insurance Available to Talent on Assignment < 1 Year A choice of three medical plan options that match your lifestyle needs:
  • HMO style plan
  • PPO style plan
  • High-deductible style plan
Talent are eligible for insurance on the first of the month after working four consecutive weeks for an average of 20+ hours/week
Preventive coverage only plan Preventive coverage only plan
Meets Affordable Care Act (ACA) Minimum Value Standards Yes No No
Non-Preventive Services Covered In addition to preventive care, the following health services are covered under all of our insurance plans:
  • Specialist doctor visits
    Labs and diagnostic tests
  • Comprehensive prescription drug coverage
  • Emergency and urgent care visits
  • Hospital stays
  • Surgery
  • Preventive care
  • Maternity care
  • Mental health care
  • Vision insurance
  • And much more
No additional services are covered beyond preventive care and generic prescription drug coverage. No additional services are covered beyond preventive care and preventive prescription drug coverage.
Additional Health Benefits Option of enrolling in a Health Flexible Spending Account (FSA). Employees may put pre-tax dollars aside from paycheck to pay for qualified out-of-pocket medical expenses. FSA not available FSA not available

Eligibility: The benefits above are available to full-time and part-time hourly talent who meet our eligibility requirements. For more information, please contact us or reach out to your Agent.

*Health Insurance for talent on assignments shorter than one year. Aquent offers the same comprehensive coverage for talent on assignments longer than one year.

Our benefits are the total package.

We take care of our talent and their families by providing a comprehensive benefits package that covers all aspects of their lives. See all that we have to offer—you’ll actually want to read this fine print!

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Health Insurance with Cigna

We provide the best health coverage in the industry with eligibility even for short-term and part-time roles (eligibility starts at 20 hours/week*) and a choice of three plans for individuals and families (HMO-style, PPO-style, and High-Deductible-style). Our plans do not require referrals to see specialists and provide comprehensive coverage equivalent to platinum or gold level on the ACA market.

*Talent are eligible for insurance on the first of the month after working four consecutive weeks for an average of 20+ hours/week.

Specialty Health Programs (included with Cigna health plans)

Dental Insurance with Cigna

Cigna’s Dental PPO has one of the largest dental networks in the country and also enables you to see out-of-network providers. Preventive care is fully covered with basic restorative care covered at 80% and major care covered at 50%, including orthodontia. Our generous annual maximum of up to $2,500 ensures coverage for the care you and your family might need.

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Paid Sick Leave

We go above and beyond state laws to provide all our hourly talent in the United States and Canada with paid sick leave.

Time Off Programs

On specific client engagements, paid time off and/or holiday pay may be available. Ask your Agent for more information.

Additional Leaves

We provide Family Medical Leave and Military Leave as required by law. Talent who are not eligible for Family Medical Leave may qualify for Aquent Leave.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Access a network of services designed to help employees and their families succeed in their personal and professional lives.

Employee Discounts with Perks at Work

Get exclusive employee pricing and discounts on technology, travel, entertainment, auto purchases, online shopping, and more.

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Retirement Plan + Match with Fidelity Investments (U.S.) / Manulife (Canada)

We offer a traditional and Roth 401(k) in the U.S. and an RRSP in Canada plus an employer match to help you save for retirement. For hourly talent, Aquent will match 10% up to the first 10% of pay. Thanks to fast and easy eligibility, there’s no long waiting period to start saving, and you are immediately vested in your entire account balance, including the match.

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) with WageWorks

Save on taxes for qualified expenses with four flexible spending accounts:

  • Healthcare
  • Dependent Care
  • Parking
  • Transit

Financial Wellness with Fidelity Investments

Get personalized guidance and action plans in areas like budgeting, debt, saving and investing, protecting your financial future, maximizing employee benefits, and more (participation in 401(k) is not required).

Supplemental Insurance Plans with The Hartford

Pay for expenses not covered by health plans due to critical illness, hospitalization, or injuries sustained in a covered accident.

Identity Protection with InfoArmor

Get comprehensive identity, financial, and privacy protection services for individuals and families through InfoArmor’s PrivacyPlus Plan.

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Online Skills Training with Aquent Gymnasium

Access our online learning platform offering courses in web development, design, user experience, and content creation. Informed by clients’ needs and taught by industry trailblazers, Gymnasium content ranges from full multi-day courses to 5-minute skill-building tutorials.

Career Development

Get ongoing career coaching and professional development plans from recruiters who specialize in the marketing and creative space and understand what hiring managers are looking for most.