Working at ASU
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves.
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ASU is one of Arizona’s largest employers, with more than 18,500 employees. ASU’s New American University mission is built on collaboration and innovation, much of which starts with its employees. Named one of America’s Best Employers By State for 2022 and one of America’s Best Large Employers for 2023 by Forbes, ASU employs some of the most brilliant staff, faculty and researchers. Although ASU is an educational institution, you can find a career out of the classroom with positions including:
- Maintenance technician.
- Marketing and creative specialist.
- Police and security officer.
- Project manager.
- Systems analyst.
Job diversity at ASU can be likened to a small city, where every unique position works to support its core mission of education and service to its community.
Energize your career
ASU commits to its employees through policy and programs to foster professional growth. The employee recognition program promotes ASU’s shared values and provides award opportunities for years of service, excellence in the workplace and innovative solutions to community issues. ASU also fosters a culture of inclusiveness, promoting equal opportunity through Advancing Inclusion and Culture initiatives like affirmative action in employment and educational programs and activities.
Benefits and compensation
Employee compensation at ASU goes beyond a competitive, market-rate salary. ASU employees have access to world-class educational opportunities through its employee tuition reduction program and a comprehensive benefits package for benefits-eligible employees. This package includes low-cost health benefits, behavioral health services, adoption and fertility subsidies, 12 weeks of paid parental leave, disability resources, retirement planning and more.
Not just work, a job you love
Find the best you at ASU. Join a team of excellent people and drive your career in a forward-thinking work environment.
Hear what current employees have to say about working at ASU.