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When it comes to benefits, our philosophy is simple: Southern Company offers you competitive benefits from the day you start work until the day you retire – and beyond.

Health Benefits

Competitive medical and dental benefits

Life Insurance

Peace of mind for you and your loved ones

Voluntary Benefits

Vision care, critical illness insurance, auto and home insurance, group legal and long-term care insurance


Caring culture that encourages balance

Life Status Changes

Generous maternity, parental and adoption leave

Time Off/Leaves

Competitive vacation, holidays and paid time off


Fully-funded pension plan and employee savings plan


Long-term disability plan

Our Values

Safety first

We believe the safety of our employees and customers is paramount. We will perform and maintain every job, every day, safely.

Unquestionable trust

Honesty, respect, fairness and integrity drive our behavior. We keep our promises, and ethical behavior is our standard.

Superior performance

We will continue our strong focus on innovative solutions, improving how we run our business and our commitment to environmental stewardship.

Total commitment

We are committed to the success of our employees, our customers, our shareholders and our communities.

Citizenship & Sustainability

"Bigger than our bottom line"

When it comes to the role we play in our communities, it's clear that our mission is about more than our bottom line. We're deeply rooted in the neighborhoods we serve, because for us, every day is an opportunity to better the lives of families and their businesses.

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