Benefits | Hy-Vee

We value our employees.

If you want to work for a company where you feel like what you do directly contributes to the company’s success and, by extension, the betterment of your community, we invite you to explore the many career opportunities available at Hy-Vee.

In addition to competitive wages, flexible scheduling, a generous bonus system and a pleasant work environment, Hy-Vee offers many great benefits to our employee-owners.

  • Hy-Vee & Affiliates Benefit Plan
    The company’s self-insured benefit plan for you and your eligible family members includes life insurance, medical and dental care, prescription drug coverage and short-term disability. Hy-Vee pays up to 75 percent of insurance costs.
  • Profit-Sharing Trust and 401(k) Plan
    Generously funded with a portion of Hy-Vee before-tax profits, this plan gives our employees ownership in the company while helping them plan for retirement. Participants may qualify for Hy-Vee’s matching contribution to the 401(k) Plan.
  • Hy-Vee & Affiliates Tax Savings Plan
    This voluntary program allows you to set aside pre-tax dollars to pay for medical and dependent care expenses.
  • Debentures and Savings Certificates
    Employees living in Iowa may buy interest-bearing debenture bonds issued by Hy-Vee. For those living out-of-state, Preferred Employee Savings Certificates are available through Midwest Heritage Bank. Both investments provide above-market rates of return.
  • Vacations
    Paid vacation increases with your years of service. You’ll also earn personal days to take at your leisure.
  • Wellness Program
    The Hy-Vee Health Program provides information on health and wellness topics and offers competitions and prizes to encourage healthy lifestyles.
  • Service Recognition
    We’re proud of our long-term employees, and we honor them with gifts as they commemorate service milestones.
  • Hy-Vee on the Move
    If you relocate within the company, you may receive financial assistance to cover your moving costs.
  • Midwest Heritage, FSB
    Our employees receive excellent financial benefits from this company-owned bank, including low interest loans, payroll deductions on loan repayments and much more.
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Hy-Vee University: Your future is in the bag.

Hy-Vee University is a training program that prepares employees for a successful career in the exciting world of retail. It provides insight into all facets of Hy-Vee’s operations and allows students to identify their own career paths.

Hy-Vee University introduces students to mentors within Hy-Vee who will offer guidance and assistance throughout their career. It provides an opportunity for students to have hands-on experience in the major departments of Hy-Vee’s retail stores, and it also enhances leadership skills through a variety of seminars and online courses.