Tennessee Valley Authority
Office of the Inspector General
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Our Benefits

To help you take care of you and your family’s well-being, we offer quality healthcare, insurance, and retirement benefits as well as an opportunity to make a home in a region with a low cost of living and a high quality of life.

What We Offer

Health & Wellness

Medical, dental, and vision coverage

Health savings or flexible spending account

Wellness incentives

Employee assistance program

Retirement & Long-Term Planning

Generous 401(k) savings and deferral

Federal (FEGLI) life insurance

Short and long-term disability

Company paid life insurance and supplemental

Long-term care insurance

Critical illness insurance

Accidental death/dismemberment insurance

Work/Life Balance

Telework options

Flexible work schedules

11 paid holidays

Annual leave accrual

Sick leave accrual

Employee assistance program

Dependent care spending account

Career Development

Reimbursement and incentives for professional certifications

Support for ongoing professional certification credit

Tuition reimbursement

Pay increases for some advanced degrees

Personalized career advancement and development plans

Training and education opportunities

Other Benefits

Reimbursement for parking/commuting expenses

Multiple discount opportunities on entertainment, media, and other consumer expenses

Scholarship opportunities for dependents

Life in the Tennessee Valley

  • Arts & Music

    From Nashville, the country music capital of the world, to Memphis, the home of the blues, to Knoxville, an important bluegrass destination, Tennessee truly is a world-class music destination. And the Valley’s many museums feature both traditional and contemporary art exhibits.

  • Parks & Recreation

    Do you enjoy the outdoors? Besides TVA reservoirs and public lands, the Tennessee Valley region offers a variety of natural parklands—including the Great Smoky Mountains National Park—and scenic landscapes.

  • Attractions

    Our region’s attractions cover earth, sea, and sky—including the National Corvette Museum, Tennessee Aquarium, Dollywood, and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.

  • Sports

    Are you a sports fan? The Valley hosts three professional sports teams as well as SEC football, basketball, baseball, and other college athletics.

  • Cost of Living

    In the Valley, a little money goes a long way. Enjoy a world-class quality of life and a low cost of living. The cost of living in the Valley consistently ranks below the national average.

  • Educational Institutions

    The Valley is home to some of the nation’s highest ranking two- and four-year educational institutions. We even provide the opportunity for you and your family to explore additional educational opportunities.

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