Working at Walmart
Our associates are the heart of our business—all 2.2 million of them. For tens of thousands of people every year, a new job at one of our stores, clubs, distribution centers or corporate offices opens the door to a better life.
How it all stacks up
Average number of associates promoted every year
US associates trained through Walmart Academy
Invested in higher wages
Education Benefits - Live Better U
- In partnership with Guild Education, our Live Better U program gives associates the opportunity to earn a debt-free degree for just $1 per day. Walmart pays the rest.
- Associates are eligible for their education benefit on the first day of employment at Walmart.
- Live Better U offers a variety of programs including college degrees, high school completion, skilled trades career diplomas, and professional certificates.
- Associates can receive college credit for paid training at Walmart Academies. As of 2020, associates have already earned more than $58 million in college credits.
Training and development
"It is amazing to work in a place where the culture is defined by the individual attitudes, styles, and ambitions of the associates."