Benefits & Rewards

Monsanto provides employees with a complete package of total rewards. At Monsanto, total rewards go beyond pay to include support for employees’ health and financial security, opportunities to grow and recognition for employees’ contributions.

Monsanto offers highly competitive pay and benefits around the world, excellent development opportunities and a great working environment. Our compensation and benefits philosophy is to provide competitive rewards to attract and retain the best talent and foster a sense of ownership in the company. Monsanto's annual incentive program is tied to performance of the company, your team, and you.

Employee benefits are an important part of our culture. We provide a wide range of benefits aimed at meeting the diverse needs of our employees around the globe. Benefit packages vary from country to country.

The following is intended to provide you with a high-level overview of the benefit plans Monsanto offers to eligible employees in Australia and New Zealand. This information is not intended to provide you with full benefit plan details.

In Australia and New Zealand we offer our people many benefits over and above their regular salary. Such initiatives include:

  • Subsidised health cover premiums when selecting cover from our Healthcare partner
  • Higher than the average 9% superannuation contribution when joining Monsanto’s chosen Superannuation provider
  • Access to numerous internal and external training courses for all staff, covering both professional and personal development
  • The opportunity to travel to various locations across Australia, within the Asia-Pacific region as well as  other international locations
  • A peer recognition program which publicly recognizes individuals’ efforts
  • Access to our employee assistance program which offers professional counselling services covering a variety of topics such as: family/relationship concerns, trauma, grief, personal stress, depression, gambling and also financial and legal advice
  • We believe that all employees have the right to have access to flexible working arrangements as a means of obtaining work-life balance. To read more about this topic please click here.
  • The Health Harvest Wellness Program is provided by Monsanto to support the health and wellbeing of its employees. To learn more about the program please click here.