Careers with SSA

We have positions in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, & U.S. Territories! Explore jobs near you.

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Thinking about joining our team? Please attend one of our upcoming Open Houses to find out more!

Direct Hire Authority

How to apply with Social Security directly using a streamlined approach for certain positions.


How to apply with Social Security with USAJOBS for most positions.

Reasons to Join Us

Discover all the benefits Social Security has to offer you.

Career Paths

Acquisitions & Grants

Manages acquisition services to acquire goods and services in support of our mission.

Administrative Support

Offers a variety of administrative and advisory support functions.

Budget, Finance, & Accounting

Manages the financial responsibilities for the agency.

Direct Public Service

Plays a vital role delivering Social Security benefits and services to the public.

Facilities & Physical Security

Manages over 29 million square feet of Social Security’s office locations.

Human Resources

Provides the best personnel expertise and support to our employees.

Information Technology

Helps to maintain and create our systems and programs.

Law Enforcement

Provides support to Social Security’s Office of the Inspector General.


Provides support to the country’s largest administrative law system and our employees.

Special Hiring Programs