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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.

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    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