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Build a purpose-driven career.

Putting love into action is more than a statement. It’s how we approach our work every single day. At New York Life, we’ve built an inclusive, professional, and caring environment where you can thrive—from financial professional roles, corporate opportunities, and internships. Building a career takes time, perseverance, and planning. Put your career into action and find your calling with New York Life.

Financial Professional

Provide financial guidance for families and their loved ones.


Corporate Opportunities

Join a diverse, welcoming workplace and grow your career.


Student Opportunities

Gain valuable, real-world experience and a head start on your future.


The reason why it feels special to be here is, without question, the collective character of our agents and employees.

Ted Mathas

Chairman and CEO of New York Life




Our Culture

At New York Life, culture is everything.

We don’t just talk about a great place to work—we put it into practice by fostering an award-winning environment.1 Our collegial, flexible, and family-like atmosphere is a welcoming place where everyone can feel valued and supported.

54%

of our corporate employees are women2

42%

of our corporate employees are people of color2

81%

of our employees say it’s a great place to work1





Become a Financial Professional

A trusted resource for the people in your community.

Our financial professionals help families protect their finances, futures, and loved ones. There are numerous roles and paths here: whether providing protection-based solutions, offering retirement planning and guidance, or mentoring the next generation. This is not just a sales job—it's a career with purpose and opportunity. 

The support you need to change lives.

Comprehensive training

We’re proud to offer training to help you grow your career, with an extensive suite of virtual tools and other resources.

What makes our training special

Income and benefits

Explore our commission-based compensation structure, opportunities for advancement, and competitive benefits.

Explore your income potential


Stable company

Build your business on a rock-solid foundation. New York Life has been around for more than 175 years and we offer significant support.

A career with a stable partner

Comprehensive training

We’re proud to offer training to help you grow your career, with an extensive suite of virtual tools and other resources.

What makes our training special

Income and benefits

Explore our commission-based compensation structure, opportunities for advancement, and competitive benefits.

Explore your income potential


Stable company

Build your business on a rock-solid foundation. New York Life has been around for more than 175 years and we offer significant support.

A career with a stable partner

You don’t have to know it all if you come to New York Life, because New York Life offers amazing resources.

Lina Trujillo

Field Manager, South Florida General Office



Join Our Corporate Office

A company where you can thrive.

With offices across the country, we offer a variety of job opportunities, an award-winning1 office culture, extensive training, and a full suite of benefits.

Grow your career while giving back.

Career development

We’ve empowered our people with the resources they need to flourish, including digital learning platforms, leadership programs, hackathons, and a variety of mentorship opportunities. 

Our career development

Benefits

In addition to standard benefits, we provide offerings to help meet more modern needs, including leave programs, adoption assistance, and student loan repayment programs.

See employee benefits

Doing good

With New York Life’s charitable initiatives and volunteer opportunities, your career will be driven by real meaning.

How our employees take action

Career development

We’ve empowered our people with the resources they need to flourish, including digital learning platforms, leadership programs, hackathons, and a variety of mentorship opportunities. 

Our career development

Benefits

In addition to standard benefits, we provide offerings to help meet more modern needs, including leave programs, adoption assistance, and student loan repayment programs.

See employee benefits

Doing good

With New York Life’s charitable initiatives and volunteer opportunities, your career will be driven by real meaning.

How our employees take action

Internship Opportunities

The experience you need for the career you want.

If you’re interested in actuarial development, enterprise finance, technology, or becoming a financial professional, our paid internships will provide you with valuable real-world skills at a Fortune 100 company.


Technical training and development


Mentorship opportunities


Networking with leadership




A legacy of service.

For over 175 years, we have shown both strength and empathy by protecting the future for our clients and their loved ones. Help continue the legacy.  


 

Over 175 years of putting love into action.

Accountable only to you, not Wall Street or outside investors.3

The largest mutual insurer in the U.S., with the highest financial strength rating.4

1 See our awards at https://www.newyorklife.com/newsroom/featured-awards.
2 Stated figure is accurate as of 2020.
3 New York Life Insurance Company (NYLIC) is a mutual insurance company, which means it is not publicly traded and has no shareholders. References to ownership refer to NYLIC's policyowners who purchase its participating products. These policyowners share certain membership rights, such as voting in board of directors elections and being eligible to share in annual dividends that are declared by the board. NYLIC is also the parent company of two other wholly owned life insurance subsidiaries. Policies issued by these subsidiaries are not participating and do not share in these rights.
4 New York Life has the highest financial strength ratings currently awarded to any U.S. life insurer from all four of the major credit rating agencies as of 10/15/2020: A.M. Best (A++), Fitch (AAA), Moody's Investors Service (Aaa), Standard & Poor's (AA+). Based on revenue as reported by “Fortune 500 ranked within Industries, Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual),”Fortune magazine, 5/18/20. For methodology, please see http://fortune.com/fortune500/.

New York Life is an Equal Opportunity Employer—M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.