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Careers at Delta Dental

We exist to improve health by providing access to quality care. But our passion is protecting the smiles of our employees.

Why work with us?

At Delta Dental, we’re behind millions of smiles and counting. For over 60 years, we’ve served our communities by increasing access to affordable, quality care – but that commitment to care extends beyond the people we serve, to the dedicated employees who make those smiles genuine. We've come this far by building equitable programs that offer opportunities for advancement, create meaningful connections, and improve the lives of our employees and their families. Because we know that when we take exceptional care of each other, we can make a positive impact for all.

We champion an inspirational workplace through our commitment to trust, service, excellence and innovation. Joining us means working for a company that offers stability and balance, opportunities for leadership at all levels, and a work environment focused on teamwork and camaraderie.

If you've got an appetite for innovation and want to be a part of a team that’s transforming the future of health care, don't wait - apply today!

"Delta Dental embodies the value of trust. Our employees are looking for authentic people."

― Chris Adebayo
Senior Operations Manager

"Along the way, I had people who pushed me. I'm a creature of habit. If I hadn't had that support, I'd never have done it." (On moving from customer service representative to director.)

― Mary Dornan-Smith
Director of Accounting & Financial Reporting

"With six kids at home, working in the medical field meant missing out on a lot of my kids' activities. Now at Delta Dental, I can work flexible hours and have a work-life balance."

― Danielle Dozier
Producer Contracting Specialist

"It's exciting to work for a company that makes room for me to live my values and affect positive change in my community."

― Zelly Lodin
Senior Corporate Communications Consultant

"The fact that [Delta Dental] invested in fertility benefits makes me feel like they invested in me."

― Sonya Heer
Talent Acquisition Operations Manager

"Throughout the years I have been working at Delta Dental, I continue to become more and more impressed with how the company cares for its employees, the community, and especially the providers and members."

― Shahryar Khorsandi
Senior Data Engineer

We put people first

We have a legacy of excellence (and a future of possibility) because of our employees – they make our business and culture thrive. That’s why we’re proud Dental of California and Affiliates has been named by Forbes as one of The Best Employers for Women 2023 and America’s Best Mid-Size Employers as well as Newsweek's list of America's Greatest Workplaces for Diversity for 2023.

America's best mid-size employers - Forbes 2023


The Best Employers for Women 2023
America's best mid-size employers - Forbes 2023


America’s Best Mid-Size Employers 2024
America's greatest workplaces for diversity - Newsweek 2023


America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity 2023

Fairygodboss best company 2023


Best Companies for Women 2023
Fairygodboss top rated CEO - gender diversity 2023


Best Companies Where CEOs Support Gender Diversity 2023
Diversity and Inclusion at Delta Dental: 4.6 stars on glassdoor as of March 2021

We champion diversity, inclusion and belonging

We believe in creating a workplace where employees feel they truly belong – one that leads with empathy and transparency. We know that having diversity of thought and voice creates stronger, more creative environments that deliver better results. At Delta Dental, we want our employees to feel included, respected and valued, so they can do their best work and be their full selves.

Learn more about  Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging at Delta Dental and bringing your unique perspective to our team.

We offer comprehensive benefits that support the whole you

Our benefits program reflects the shared interests and passions of our employees. We prioritize holistic well-being to ensure you have the resources and support to protect your personal and professional health. For more information on our full suite of programs, see the benefit summary below or check out our comprehensive Benefit Brochure.

Time away

Generous paid time off plus 12 holidays and your birthday off!

Fertility benefits

We partner with Progyny & Kaiser to offer you fertility benefits 

Medical, dental and vision insurance

Low-cost premium medical insurance options, plus 100% paid dental and vision insurance

Generous 401(k) matching

We match $0.50 for every dollar you contribute to your 401K account, up to 6% of your eligible compensation

Better yourself

Career development and tuition reimbursement

Better your community

Social responsibility and volunteer opportunities, including 16 paid volunteer hours

Diabetes benefit

Partnering with Omada, Livongo and Kaiser to offer you diabetes benefits

Employee LiveWell program

Focusing on your physical, mental, financial, and social well-being while rewarding you for participation

Our Community Care Foundation


How we give back

The Delta Dental Community Care Foundation is committed to building caring, resilient communities by increasing access to oral health care. We look for areas in which we can have a large impact on health outcomes. Since 2011, the Community Care Foundation has granted more than $153 million across our 15-state and Washington, D.C. enterprise to increase access to oral health care, fund oral health education and support organizations that serve vital needs in our communities. 

How the Delta Dental Community Care Foundation helped nonprofits respond to COVID-19

COVID-19 put a tremendous strain on our communities and our partners. We stepped up to help nonprofits navigate a challenging year and continue to support vulnerable populations. Hear their stories.


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Find your perfect fit at Delta Dental.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Delta Dental Ins. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a professional work environment free from discrimination and harassment.  Individuals seeking employment at Delta Dental are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, actual or perceived physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status, or any other legally protected category.  Delta Dental is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Accordingly, we have adopted and maintain an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy, Harassment-Free Work Environment Policy, and Respectful Workplace policies and will not tolerate violations of these policies.

Reasonable Accommodation for Employees and Applicants with Disabilities

Delta Dental Ins. provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at

Delta Dental is an Affirmative Action Employer and the affirmative action plan (AAP) may be reviewed, as appropriate, during normal business hours by contacting for an appointment. If you have any questions regarding our equal employment opportunity, harassment policies, or the complaint procedure, you may contact the People Organization via email at Information on the Federal EEO requirements can be found here.