Careers at Meritage Homes

We build great careers, too.

Beyond planning for a Life. Built. Better.®,  we also plan for careers built better. Here, you'll be part of something bigger. From handing the keys to a first-time home buyer to building a home for a child's first steps, you can be part of making lifelong memories that families can cherish for years to come. And in doing so, you'll pave the way for a rich and rewarding career.

Celebrating CEO of the Year

Meritage Homes is proud to announce that our very own co-founder and CEO Steve Hilton has been named Phoenix Business Journal’s 2018 CEO of the Year—an award that recognizes the best and brightest business leaders in the Valley for their work both in the office and in the community. 

Hilton, a recognized expert in the homebuilding industry, has led Meritage to becoming one of the largest homebuilders in the country, a major Phoenix-area employer and a leader in energy-efficient homebuilding.

From the entire Meritage Homes team: Congratulations, Steve

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Steve Hilton

Career benefits

We can’t deliver on the Life. Built. Better.® promise without the most important component—our people. When you join our ranks, you’ll have access to:

  • An entrepreneurial work environment that encourages creativity and innovation at every level.
  • Top-notch benefits.
  • The opportunity to further your career in a growing national organization.
  • Team atmosphere where every individual is considered a vital asset.

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Meritage Homes professionals

Total Rewards

At Meritage Homes, you are more than an employee, you’re part of the family. With Total Rewards, we attract, motivate, and develop a team of valued, talented employees that contribute to our shared success year after year. From work-life balance to competitive compensation to employee wellness, there’s no shortage of benefits to enjoy.

Explore the Total Rewards program below:


Our competitive pay is complemented by incentive pay opportunities that reward you for your hard work and individual contributions that bring the company success.

Health and Insurance

Meritage employees are eligible for a variety health benefits including:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life and AD&D insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Critical illness insurance

  • Health savings account

  • Flexible spending account

Paid Time Off

From traditional vacation time to personal or sick time off, we provide a Paid Time Off program that provides the flexibility you need. All full-time employees start with a minimum of 15 PTO days per year as well as several holidays off throughout the year.


We help you save for your future and build financial security through a 401(k) program with matching contributions.


We are dedicated to the health and wellness of our employees and their families. Our award-winning wellness program helps improve and support your well-being. We reward you for completing annual wellness goals by reducing your medical premium.

Other Meritage Benefits

The benefits don’t stop here. Take advantage of additional benefits including:

  • 24-Hour employee assistance program

  • Home purchasing

  • Appliance discount

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Adoption assistance

  • Service awards

  • Travel insurance

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