According to Sports Authority, its employees are entitled to an employee discount that allows them to pay only 15 percent above the product's cost. The employee discount may be used in any Sports Authority retail location as well as on its website.
Along with the employee discount, Sports Authority also offers employees medical coverage, life insurance, 401(k) retirement plan matching and education assistance. Employees may also participate in training programs intended to prepare them for higher positions within the company. As a further aid to advancement, Sports Authority maintains an internal website defining the various career tracks in the company as a guide for employees who desire a specific position.