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Delta Dental of Iowa provides dental, vision and legal benefits for more than 1.5 million Iowans through individual insurance, employers and government programs. And we do it by valuing both our customers and our staff. People come first!

Based in Johnston, Iowa, Delta Dental has a well-earned reputation as a great place to work. The positive, encouraging atmosphere means staff feel valued. Happy, healthy people achieve more, and excellent performance is always appreciated and rewarded.

At Delta Dental of Iowa, we live our values every day by improving lives working as one team to embrace change through exceptional quality service and leadership at all levels to bring smiles throughout the communities we serve. 

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Benefits Worth Smiling About

In addition to a competitive salary, Delta Dental employees enjoy benefits that incorporate total well-being from physical health, to financial health, to professional development. Our benefits include:

  • Medical insurance - choice of two plans including HSA
  • Dental, vision, and legal covered 100% by Delta Dental - no cost to you or your eligible family members
  • Life, AD&D, dependent life, short-term disability, and long-term disability insurance - covered at 100% by Delta Dental 
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Hybrid work schedule
  • Paid parental leave
  • Other benefits include tuition reimbursement, professional association membership, voluntary life insurance, holiday pay (includes Diversity Day), and paid time off. 

Meet Delta Dental

Meet a few of our employees to learn more about our culture and the work they do at Delta Dental of Iowa. 

Supporting our community

As part of our values to improve lives and bring smiles to Iowans, Delta Dental of Iowa is proud to support numerous organizations that help better our local Des Moines and statewide communities.

EPIC logo

Healthiest State Initiative Logo

Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union

Susan G. Komen for the Cure Logo

Iowa Mission of Mercy Logo

Make It Ok Logo

One Iowa Logo

Prevent Blindness Iowa logo

United Way logo

Urban Dreams Logo

Vision to Learn

Women Lead Change logo

For Assistance

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), VEVRAA and section 503, should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with Delta Dental of Iowa, please call (515) 261-5606 or email us at [email protected].  We ask that you please specify the assistance needed in order to access our career site for open positions.  This email box is only for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or accommodation.  Please do not send application materials or inquire about the status of your application through this email.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Delta Dental of Iowa is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons without unlawful regard of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, individuals with disabilities, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Transparency in Coverage 

Through UnitedHealthcare, UMR and HealthSCOPE Benefits creates and publishes the Machine-Readable Files on behalf of Delta Dental of Iowa. To link to the Machine-Readable Files, please click on the URL provided:

Beware online job scams

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently reported a significant increase in the number of online job scams, which oftentimes solicit payments from applicants as part of a fake job offer. Delta Dental is committed to a safe and authentic recruiting experience for all candidates, and our official job postings can be found here. Delta Dental does not conduct job interviews by text, email, or messaging applications, and we will never request your social security number, date of birth, money, payment, bank account, or credit card information as part of the initial job application process. If you receive a suspicious email or text, please contact so we can review and verify its authenticity.

For additional guidance, Delta Dental has developed tips to help protect you from job scams, which you can view here.