Nearly one quarter of student loans issued every year originate with Sallie Mae. Additionally, Sallie Mae works with its customers to help them save for retirement, plan their estates, and grow their wealth, so company employees have a direct hand in each of those activities. Staff members at this company hire bankers, financial advisors, accounting professionals, auditors, sales professionals, loan offers, and dozens of other types of workers. Each employee helps Sallie Mae customers make prudent financial decisions as they prepare for major life events, such as childbirth and retirement.
Health care benefits are a big part of the compensation package for employees at Sallie Mae. The offered coverage includes health, dental, vision, life, prescription drug, mental health, and disability. Additionally, the company provides employee perks like paid time off (which increases with years of service) and parental leave. Plus, workers can take advantage of unique benefits like identity theft protection, discounts on home and auto insurance, and a family scholarship program.
People who work for Sallie Mae (or have done so in the past) almost unanimously praise the company for its great people, "good work environment," and flexible hours. They also appreciate the room for growth, though some note that working for Sallie Mae can "seem overwhelming" at times. – less