Feel Empowered to Make an Impact

At the Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL), we are creating an environment where all employees can reach their highest potential. We are dedicated to equitable hiring opportunities for advancement, career development and personal growth for all.



State of Kansas benefits are designed to offer you security and peace of mind while employed as well as long-term programs designed to help provide a comfortable lifestyle after retirement. The benefits you earn as a state employee are a significant part of your total compensation package. 

Health & WellnessWork/Life Balance
Health, Dental & Vision InsuranceFree Health Screening & Coaching
Prescription Drug CoverageEmployee Assistance Program Available to Employees
Medical Flexible Spending Account (FSA)Telework Options
Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)State Thanks & Recognition Program (STAR)
Health Savings Account (HSA) or Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)Vacation & Sick Leave (Begin accruing on first day of employment)
HealthQuest Premium Incentive & HSA Reward DollarsPaid State Holidays
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)Set Schedules – No Weekends
Deferred CompensationAdvancement Opportunities
Group Life InsuranceParental, Shared, Donor & Funeral Leave
Optional Group Life InsuranceInfant at Work Program
Workers CompensationLearning Quest (529 Plan)
Voluntary Benefits    Training Opportunities



Employee Engagement

Employee recognition and appreciation is an important part of KDOL’s culture. We offer a variety of opportunities for employee engagement such as Coffee with the Secretary, KDOL Annual Cookout and holiday parties. We value our employees and recognize an Employee of the Month and Employee of the Quarter.

Make a Difference

Each quarter we come together to collect supplies and goods to help local charities in the state of Kansas.

Join our Team

We are always looking for hard working individuals. Click HERE for the Careers Portal. Once you are in the Careers Portal page, find the column titled Agency Name on the left hand side of the screen. Then choose Department of Labor.

Internship Program

Learn more about our internship opportunities by clicking HERE .