SoundHound Inc. Benefits Overview

SoundHound's benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, wellness, 401k, and company equity. We also offer additional perks including reimbursed lunches, happy hours, events, fitness stipends, and a dog-friendly office.


Eat lunch together

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Pre-tax health or dependent accounts are available at SoundHound.

Disability Insurance

Dental Benefits

Vision Benefits

SoundHound's vision benefits includes yearly eye exams and new prescription glasses every other year.

Health Insurance Benefits

Employees may choose from six medical plans from our carriers: Anthem and Kaiser. There is an employer contribution to the H.S.A. plan. Five out of the six medical plans have free single coverage.

Life Insurance

We offer basic and voluntary life insurance for employees and their families.

Wellness Programs

SoundHound provides a monthly fitness stipend, and as members of Galvanize we also receive discounts to local athletic clubs and yoga studios.

Retirement & Stock Options Benefits


SoundHound has both pre-tax and Roth options available for employees.

Company Equity

Full-time employees receive company equity options, with standard 4-year vesting and a 1-year cliff.

Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits

Generous Parental Leave

Flexible Work Schedule

SoundHound's core meetings take place primarily from 9am-6pm, but employees are encouraged to find a work schedule that works well for them.

Vacation & Time Off Benefits

Generous PTO

SoundHound's vacation policy includes 15 days paid time off per year for all employees, and 20 days of PTO starting at an employee's 5th year at the company.

Paid Holidays

We have 12 paid holidays a year, in addition to PTO.

Paid Sick Days

SoundHound has a policy of 10 paid sick days per year.

Perks & Discounts

Casual Dress

Commuter Benefits

All Colorado employees are given a free RTD pass which covers the major transportation network in the Boulder/Denver area.

Company Outings

SoundHound hosts a variety of fun company events throughout the year, including a summer picnic and a holiday party at the end of the year.

Free Daily Meals

SoundHound reimburses its employees $75 per week for lunch. We're located in the Pearl Street Mall, so there is no shortage of delicious lunch options just steps away from the office.

Game Room

Our game room includes Pool Table.

Stocked Kitchen

We have a stocked fridge, healthy (and unhealthy) snacks, plus unlimited Boxcar Coffee and weekly Kombucha happy hours.

Happy Hours

We have happy hours every other week at local bars, restaurants and breweries in the Boulder area.


We offer employees Paid on-site garage parking.

Relocation Assistance

SoundHound offers relocation assistance, including temporary housing, moving costs and travel expenses reimbursement.

Fitness Subsidies

SoundHound reimburses its employees up to $30 per month for any local gym or athletic club.

Professional Development Benefits

Lunch and learns

Promote from within

Additional Perks + Benefits

Our gorgeous new office in downtown Boulder, opened January 2020, features an open kitchen area with plenty of natural light, a pool table, abundant snacks, and views of the Flatirons. If that's not enough, our location on Pearl and 15th is hard to beat!