Principal Financial Group Benefits

4.7 out of 5 (10 comments)

Benefits Summary

  • High % reporting
  • Medium % reporting
  • Low % / No reports
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Insurance, Health & Wellness

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Occupation Accident Insurance
  • Health Care On-Site
  • Mental Health Care
  • Retiree Health & Medical
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Financial & Retirement

  • Pension Plan
  • 401K Plan
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

Family & Parenting

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

  • Employee Discount
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Gym Membership
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Pet Friendly Workplace
  • Mobile Phone Discount
  • Company Car
  • Company Social Events
  • Travel Concierge
  • Legal Assistance

Professional Support

  • Diversity Program
  • Job Training
  • Professional Development
  • Apprenticeship Program
  • Tuition Assistance

Employee Comments

  • Jan 28, 2015
    Former IT Intern in Des Moines, Iowa

    Interns get living stipend for the summer. The pay does seem to be lower than other places in the IT field.

  • Dec 25, 2014
    Current Senior Account Executive in San Francisco, California

    Best thing is Pension and 401(k) match and the worst is working for a flexible employer but it not feeling very flexible in the local office compared to corporate.

  • Oct 20, 2014
    Current IT Systems Analyst I in Des Moines, Iowa

    Principal is a lot of fun, has great benefits, and is a joy to work for. However at times it could seem that they could use to be a little more innovative with current technology.

  • Oct 18, 2014
    Current IT Applications Analyst - Lead in Des Moines, Iowa

    The best thing is that PFG offers a Pension.

  • Oct 11, 2014
    Current Employee in Des Moines, Iowa

    Great benefits include 401k match, stock discount, PTO accrual and flexible work schedule.

  • Sep 17, 2014
    Current Investment Analyst in Des Moines, Iowa

    401K match 75%, Flexible Scheduling, Excellent Fitness Center

  • Sep 12, 2014
    Current Employee in Des Moines, Iowa

    Good but not spectacular benefits. retirement benefits are good. Healthcare is OK.

  • Sep 10, 2014
    Former Employee in Des Moines, Iowa

    Excellent retirement/pension benefits and paid time off.

  • Aug 9, 2014
    Former Employee in Des Moines, Iowa

    Bonus programs; health insurance; discounts

  • Aug 7, 2014
    Current Intern - Hourly in Des Moines, Iowa

    There is a lot of flexibility in your work schedule.

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