New York Life Overview

  • www.newyorklife.com
  • New York, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1845
  • Company - Private
  • Insurance Agencies & Brokerages
  • $10+ billion (USD)

New York Life is a Fortune 100 company and the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States. Headquartered in New York City with regional hubs and sales offices throughout the country, New York Life’s family of companies offers life insurance, retirement income, ...

Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2021(#66)

Company Updates

September 16, 2022
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If you’re a technology professional seeking new opportunities, take a look at New York Life.
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New York Life Recognized as #1 Employer for Tech Talent in Insurance Industry.
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New York Life ranks as #2 most trusted life insurance company of 2022.
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New York Life Reviews

3.7
63%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
Approve of CEO
Craig DeSanto
Craig DeSanto
118 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee

"Top notch culture"

Jun 2, 2022 - Senior Investment Representative in New York, NY
Recommends
Positive Outlook

Pros

I have worked for a number of financial firms, but none of them have made me feel as comfortable and appreciated as NYL. Usually you're surrounded by people who are laser focused on your faults

Cons

Initial base pay could be more competitive.

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you're doing!
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Diversity & Inclusion at New York Life

4.1
(968 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At New York Life, everyone is encouraged to feel comfortable bringing their full, authentic selves to work every day. We are dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment, and we know that it’s our differences that help us do our best and most innovative work to achieve our mission of providing financial security and peace of mind to our policy owners. Diversity and inclusion are deeply embedded within our company’s culture, and we continue to examine new ways to emphasize this committment. 

Our Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion embodies New Yo

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at New York Life?

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New York Life Interviews

Experience
Positive59%
Negative17%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online41%
Recruiter22%
Campus Recruiting12%
Difficulty
2.4
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  1. Sales Representative Interview

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    Negative Experience
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    Interview

    Group interview on zoom felt like it was more of an information session and a mass hiring for their compensation plan than an interview it was about an hour long there was short presentations mainly them taking about joining and an be recruiter for next steps

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New York Life Awards & Accolades

  • America's Best Employers for DiversityForbes2021
  • 100% Rating on Corporate Equality IndexHuman Rights Campaign2021
  • Fortune 500Fortune Magazine2021

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

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New York Life FAQ

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What is paid time off like at New York Life?

...Work life balance, great PTO, Great managers...

May 23, 2022

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People Also Ask about New York Life

Employees rate New York Life 3.7 out of 5 stars based on 4,837 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at New York Life, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at New York Life and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 63% of employees would recommend working at New York Life to a friend. This is based on 4,079 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

59% of job seekers rate their interview experience at New York Life as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.4 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at New York Life.

64% of employees think that New York Life has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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