Schwab believes that veterans represent some of the very best talent in the country, and we are proud to be an employer of choice for many who have served and those who continue to serve. With many in the military increasingly moving on to new challenges, Schwab remains dedicated to an ongoing relationship with this community of America's heroes.


Hear from some of our employee veterans

  • My Schwab Story

    Tony M.

    "Coming to Schwab (from USAA) has been a perfect career transition for me. I’ve always been a big fan of Schwab, its products and services, and this environment has been a great fit for my professional goals and personal life." 

    Tony M., Veteran and Schwab employee

  • My Schwab Story

    James S.

    "The partnership with Hiring Our Heroes and other organizations that help veterans and military spouses, this played a large part in my selection of Schwab—being with a company that has the same values that I've established from being in the military."

    James S., Veteran and Schwab employee

  • My Schwab Story

    Dave V.

    “Schwab has been very supportive of my career and the decisions I’ve needed to make for my family, Schwab has also been very supportive of my military career. The firm has really provided me the latitude to flourish as a member of the Alaska Air National Guard.” 

    Dave V., Veteran and Schwab employee

  • My Schwab Story

    Nilsa S.

    Nilsa S. in her military uniform.

    “I chose Schwab because of the purpose and vision of this firm. I did my research and wanted to find a role that mattered to me and provided me the opportunity to keep serving in some way.” 

    Nilsa S., Veteran and Schwab employee

  • My Schwab Story

    Mike C.

    Mike C. in his military uniform.

    “Working at Schwab combines my passion for the stock market with my passion for helping people.  I get the most satisfaction out of my job by helping people make good financial decisions and watching those decisions turn into great outcomes."

    Mike C., Veteran and Schwab employee

  • My Schwab Story

    Military Veterans Network (MVN) Denver

    "The Military Veterans Network is an awesome group of people who are veterans or friends of veterans who come together and really focus on this concept of service."

Veteran employee partners

Schwab has alliances with more than a dozen organizations dedicated to supporting our country's service men and women, including, but not limited to:

100,000 Jobs Mission Veterans Business Network
Hero 2 Hired Hiring our Heroes
Joining Forces Texas Veterans Network
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs Veterans on Wall Street (VOWS)
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve              Recruit Military

Military Spouses

  • Military Spouse Employment Partnership

    Military Spouse Employment Partnership

    In 2017, Schwab was inducted into the Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP), a program of the Department of Defense that recruits, hires, promotes, and retains military spouses in portable careers. MSEP connects military spouses with partner employers worldwide, and gives Schwab priority access to a unique and talented group of professionals who are skilled, diverse, and motivated with a strong work ethic.

  • “I love being back at Schwab. Schwab and USAA are both cultures that put the client first and that’s why I think this acquisition has been such a good match. I always tell people Schwab has a culture of respect – for the client and for the employee."

    Tammy O'Neal, Phoenix, Arizona

    Read Tammy's story

  • Greg Ganon, Schwab employee

    "I wanted to continue to work on my career at a place where I could also balance my family life and be a good Dad. I chose to come to Schwab to best support my wife and son."

    Greg Gagnon, Westlake, Texas

    Read Greg's story

  • Susan W. and family

    "I get satisfaction out of what I'm doing every day. I feel accomplished when I go home. And I feel like I've done something that mattered."

    Susan Williams, El Paso, Texas

    Read Susan's story

National military-friendly workplace recognition

Schwab continues to be recognized for its emphasis on recruiting and training military veterans who are joining or rejoining the workforce and for delivering a work environment, policies, and programs that foster meaningful career opportunities for veterans.

  • Best of the Best

    U.S. Veterans Magazine ranks Schwab as one of the "Best of the Best" employers for the ninth consecutive year.

  • Best for Vets Employer

    Military Times EDGE magazine named Schwab a "Best for Vets Employer" for the second consecutive year.

  • Military Benefits Magazine named Schwab a "Veteran Friendly Employer" for the sixth consecutive year.

    Military Friendly Employer

    Military Benefits Magazine named Schwab a "Veteran Friendly Employers" for the sixth consecutive year.

  • Military Friendly Top 10 Employer

    Military Friendly Top 10 Employer

    G.I. Jobs Magazine named Schwab a "Military Friendly GOLD Top 10 Employer" from 2012 through 2017.

  • Military Friendly Spouse Employer

    Military Friendly Spouse Employer

    Military Spouse Magazine named Schwab a "Military Spouse Friendly Employer" from 2012 through 2017.

  • Patriot Award

    Patriot Award

    Schwab received the 2017 Patriot Award as a member of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a program of the Department of Defense.

  • Most Valuable Employers

    Most Valuable Employers

    Schwab was named one of the "Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military" by in 2015 and 2016.

Financial Guidance for Vets

After years of serving their country and not having to deal with the everyday financial concerns of civilians, vets are faced with not only adjusting to day-to-day financial obligations, but also planning for the long-term.

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