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When Roger Brown and Linda Mason founded this company in 1986 to provide high quality child care at workplace centers, little did they imagine how large it would become: 662 centers employing 17,000 caregivers who are inspired by their work.

Company Info

CEO/Top Executive
David Lissy
Rank last year77
# of years on list16
F500 Rank-
Industry
Education & Training
Year founded1,986
Type of organization
Public
Revenue (2014 or most recent year)
$1.2 billion
Web addresshttp://www.brighthorizons.com
Total US employees16,782
Full-Time jobs added in last year1,107
Number of work sites-

Perks

Offers compressed work weeks
yes
Offers fully-paid sabbaticals
no
Offers paid time off for volunteering
no
Onsite fitness center
yes
Discounted gym memberships
yes
Onsite medical care facility
no
Offers college tuition reimbursement to employees
yes

Diversity

% Women95.25%
% Minorities41.97%
% African-American22.63%
% Asian5.91%
% Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander0.20%
% Caucasian or White56.07%
% Hispanic/Latino10.87%
% Native American/Alaska Native0.45%
% Two or more races1.90%
Same-Sex Benefits
yes
Non-discrimination policy
yes

Paid Time Off

Holidays
9
Vacation
5
Sick days
5
General PTO-

Compensation

Most common job (hourly)
Teacher
Avg. base pay (for hourly employee)$27,875
Avg. extra comp. (for hourly employee)$1,588
Most common job (salaried)
Center Director
Avg. base pay (for salaried employee)$57,940
Avg. extra comp (for salaried employee)$2,368

Hiring/Staffing

FT voluntary turnover23.00%
# of job applicants94,716
Avg. # of applicants per opening13
# of jobs filled7,298
Jobs filled internally1,212
% of jobs filled by referral12.00%
# new graduates hired-
# of job openings (as of Feb. 2015)1,120