Dollar General Benefits

2.8
921 Ratings

Our Benefits

Taking care of our people. We believe that part of Serving Others is investing in our team member’s well-being. Our benefits packages are designed to care for our employees and their families by supporting their health and financial goals.

Health and Well-Being Benefits

Dollar General offers multiple comprehensive plans with varying levels of coverage and cost based on your particular needs. Plus, Dollar General contributes toward the cost of these benefits, so we can offer you health insurance at an affordable cost! All designated full-time positions and designated part-time positions that have averaged over 30 hours per week during a defined measurement period will qualify for the following:

  • Health Insurance Coverage Options Available to All Employees
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance Options
  • LifeLock Identity Theft Protection
  • MetLaw Legal plan
  • Parental Leave
  • Adoption Assistance

Better Life Wellness Program

Employees have access to the following resources to promote total well-being:

  • Employee Assistance Program, including access to counseling
  • Healthy Lifestyle and Disease Management Programs
  • Financial Wellness, including employee discounts

Retirement Savings Plan

The Dollar General 401(k) Savings and Retirement Plan can help you realize your dreams of retirement. Here is how:

  • Contribute up to 25% of your pre-tax income (up to the IRS annual limit)
  • Generous company match with immediate vesting
  • Variety of investment options

Compensation and Rewards

  • Competitive base pay
  • Annual bonus opportunity
  • Service award recognition program
  • Paid vacation and holidays

*This information reflects the highlights of Dollar General’s benefit plans and is intended as an overview. Individual employee eligibility requirements may also apply. In the event of any discrepancy between a Plan and the information provided on this site, the official Plan document(s) will govern. Dollar General reserves the right to amend or terminate any Plan at any time and without notice.

Which benefits does Dollar General provide?

Current and former employees report that Dollar General provides the following benefits. It may not be complete.

Insurance, Health & WellnessFinancial & RetirementFamily & ParentingVacation & Time OffPerks & DiscountsProfessional Support

Insurance, Health & Wellness

Health Insurance
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Financial & Retirement

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3.0
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Family & Parenting

2.4
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3.3
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4.5
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3.0
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Childcare
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Adoption Assistance
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Vacation & Time Off

3.0
120 Ratings
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2.2
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3.0
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2.5
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Perks & Discounts

3.0
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2.2
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3.3
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4.3
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3.0
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Professional Support

2.9
111 Ratings
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3.0
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4.5
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Diversity Program
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Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • Health Insurance(220 comments)

    High deductible and very limited access

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off(120 comments)

    Vacation days are only Full Time however may ask manager for any days off and are usually generous

  • Job Training(111 comments)

    Depending on management should be trained well

Sep 30, 2022
4.0
Former Employee

Very busy, but great benefits and management!

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Sep 28, 2022
3.0
Current Mangerment in Atlanta, GA, Georgia

Average benefits mostly 3rd party facilitating. Health care is high but not very good.

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Sep 21, 2022
4.0
Former Lead Sales/Keyholder in Dahlonega, GA, Georgia

Necessities such as Dental / Vision / Health insurance, Holiday extra pay, Flexible schedules

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Sep 21, 2022
3.0
Former Store Training Manager in Fairfax, MN, Minnesota

They have good coverage but expensive.

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Sep 16, 2022
3.0
Current District Manager in North Charleston, SC, South Carolina

Good benefits for long term

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Sep 28, 2022
2.0
Former Employee

They offer them to you

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Sep 8, 2022
3.0
Former Sales Associate in Little Rock, AR, Arkansas

pto, has health insurance benefits

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Sep 8, 2022
4.0
Current Employee

Health Insurance 401k match PTO

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Sep 20, 2022
2.0
Former Employee

Expensive and didn't cover enough so out of pocket expenses were high. Took forever to get disability payments when out for surgery even with months of advanced notice. Impossible to use time off/ time off not respected

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Sep 13, 2022
1.0
Former Manager in Cranston, RI, Rhode Island

Terrible, do not work here unless you want to hate your life.

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