Background image

dpa as an employer

For more than 70 years, we have stood for news journalism with the highest quality standards. With a global network of journalists, dpa ensures a factual representation of world events.

Facts & figures

These figures refer to the year 2021 and are included in the dpa Annual Report . The same applies to the information on employees, which represents an annual average.


dpa Group employees


Journalistic members of staff worldwide (approx.)


Locations in Germany and abroad (approx.)



Meeting in den neuen dpa-Arbeitswelten in Hamburg

Your benefits

The satisfaction of our employees is our top priority. In addition to a good salary, flexible working hours, and various training and development opportunities, we offer many other benefits depending on the role and location.

Work-life balance

As a family-friendly company, we always find individual solutions for balancing family and career. Mobile office, flexible working hours, and at least 30 days of vacation are naturally part of the package for our employees.

Continuing education

We organize and promote continuing education on an individual basis. In addition, there are internal courses such as the dpa Sales Academy or our management development programme.

Flat hierarchies

A collegial atmosphere is indispensable for us – no matter in which area you join us!


Our new working environments have ergonomic and modern workplace equipment. Company medical care is provided at the various locations.

Job search

Join our team and help shape the future of the media industry.


70 years of agency journalism

The most important facts about dpa and its history.