November 17, 2015 Erin Hall

Best Holiday Gifts for Employees: $10 to $125 and up

 Your hardworking employees deserve a token of appreciation, especially after a long year of dedication.

With employee gift ideas ranging from $10 to $125 and up, a company of any size is sure to find some great holiday gift ideas here.

 employee gift ideas

Holiday Gift Costs:
How Much to Spend on Employees

Low-Cost Employee Gifts: $10 – $49

When your budget is tight, but you still want to show some appreciation, consider employee gifts like these: 

  • Giftcard to local boutique coffee shop or cafe (hint: national chains don’t have the same personal touch)
  • iTunes giftcard
  • Flower arrangement (poinsettias are the classic Christmas-time choice!)
  • Box of chocolate truffles
  • Personalized gift basket with unique snacks and beverages for each employee
  • Pair of movie passes

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Mid-Range Holiday Gift Prices: $50 – $124

After a particularly profitable year, these employee gifts are a nice treat:

  • Car detailing service
  • Family membership to local zoo, art museum, science museum, etc.
  • Electronic accessories: portable USB power, external hard drive, home wifi extender, Bluetooth speakers
  • A holiday turkey or ham for each employee
  • Corporate chair massage service at your holiday party

Related: Holiday Gift Ideas for Employees



High-End Employee Appreciation Gifts: $125+

For a step above, these gift ideas add a little more glitz to your holiday gift exchange:

  • iPad, Kindle Fire, or other tablet
  • FitBit
  • Wine gift basket
  • Bonus paid time-off voucher to use in the next year
  • Round-trip tickets for 2 to any domestic location




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