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Space Telescope Science Institute
Employment Opportunities
Benefits and Programs

At Space Telescope Science Institute, we recognize that success at work is only a fraction of your success in life. And that the success of our missions depends on the well-being of those who support them. Moreover, the ease with which you can balance the demands of your work and the demands of your life and family is a key element of your overall satisfaction. Therefore, we are pleased to offer a number of programs designed to meet the varying and unique needs of our staff.


We offer a broad range of basic programs that allow you to provide for current and future life needs. Our programs are comprehensive and affordable. Employees make a contribution to the cost of health, dental and voluntary life coverages. Others are company paid.

Our basic benefits include:

Additional Family Life Benefits include: