Companies Are Spending More on Corporate Wellness Programs but Employees Are Leaving Millions on the Table

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Employers are expanding their corporate health improvement and wellness

programs to improve employee health and create a more positive workplace

culture. The latest survey1 on wellness programs from

Fidelity Investments and the National Business Group on Health (NBGH)

reveals employers will spend an average of $693 per employee on

wellness-based incentives in 2015, up from $594 in 2014 and $430 five

years ago.

Of the 79 percent of employers who offer health improvement programs,

larger companies, those with more than 20,000 employees, are spending

the most on these programs, where the per-employee