Summary of benefits

The Sanford Underground Research Facility offers an excellent benefits package.

Paid time off (per calendar year)

  • Vacation—3 weeks
  • Sick leave—14 days (includes one week of personal leave)
  • Holidays—10 paid
  • Military leave—3 weeks

Health benefits

  • Paid health insurance
  • Dependant care coverage at group rates
  • Dental
  • Vision

Retirement benefits

  • 6% match
  • Option to participate in a Supplemental Retirement Plan 
  • Visit SDRS website for more information.

Life and disability benefits

  • Paid Life Insurance - $50,000 plan 
  • Paid Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D) - $50,000 plan 
  • Paid Long Term Disability 
  • Voluntary employee paid Supplemental Life & Supplemental AD&D Insurance at group rates

Other Benefits

  • Longevity Pay 
  • Training & Professional Development Opportunities