The year 2015 proved a major success for Porsche– in fact, 2015 was the most successful year the company has ever seen. In an effort to reward its employees, the car company doled out bonuses to the effect of 8,911 euros– approximately $9988. each employee, regardless of stature within the company, is to receive 9,211 paid out directly and an additional 700 euros to the employee’s employer-sponsored pension or individual retirement plan.
According to a press release from the car company, the 2015 fiscal year saw an increase of 19 percent in deliveries and a quarter increase for both revenue and operating profit.
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In the press release, Chairman of the Executive Board of Porsche AG, Oliver Blume, says of the company’s success and subsequent employee bonuses, “The bonus is the justly deserved reward for the great commitment shown by our employees. My special thanks go out to them, because their knowledge and their dedication have contributed to our achieving such an exceptional result in what is by no means an easy environment.”
What an awesome way to start 2016 for Porsche and its employees!