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Ultimate Software

“The love for one another is felt throughout this organization,” one employee says. Thanks to “wonderful benefits, supportive management, and an amazing work environment,” the HR software maker’s employees feel “so lucky” to work there. Added motivation: Every employee gets restricted stock units on his or her first day.

Learn more in the Great Place to Work review here.

Rank last year


Years on list


HQ location

Weston, Fla.

Total employees


Job openings (as of February 2017)



Information Technology

Revenue (2016 or most recent year)

$618.1 million

Year founded


Type of organization


Number of work sites


100% health coverage
Compressed work weeks
Domestic partner benefits for same-sex couples
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
Sick days for part-timers
Health insurance for part-timers
PTO for volunteering
College tuition reimbursement
does not offer
Unlimited sick days
Onsite fitness center
Discounted gym memberships
Job sharing
Fully-paid sabbaticals
Onsite medical care facility
Medical facility at all locations
Onsite childcare
% Women49%
% Minorities40%
% African-American/Black12%
% Asian8%
% Caucasian/White57%
% Hispanic/Latino18%
% Native American/Alaska Native< 1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander< 1%
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity3%
Paid Time Off
General PTO25
Total PTO after 5 years30
# Sick days15
Max hours PTO for volunteering16
General PTO for part-timers-
# Sick days for part-timers-
Most common job (for salaried employee)System Consultant
Avg. base pay (salaried)-
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
Total pay for most common job (salaried)-
Most common job (for hourly employee)Tax Analyst
Avg. base pay (hourly)-
Avg. extra compensation (hourly)-
Total pay for most common job (hourly)-
Avg. monthly rate for onsite childcare-
Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)
Full-time job growth %22%
# of job applicants59,820
Avg. # of applicants per opening62
FT voluntary turnover4%
Jobs filled internally-
% Jobs filled by referral46
# New graduates hired-
Avg. college tuition reimbursed$3,737
Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)25
Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)39

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