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    Standout benefits include concierge service, two child care centers where 510 children of employees are enrolled and an old-fashioned defined benefit pension funded 100% by WellStar, healthcare system created in 1993 by merger of five hospitals. One employee summed up the strategy: “Wellstar gets it that the only way to provide world-class healthcare is to be good to employees.”

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    Company Info

    CEO/Top Executive
    Reynold Jennings
    Rank last year39
    # of years on list2
    F500 Rank-
    Industry
    Health Care
    Year founded1,993
    Type of organization
    Non-Profit
    Revenue (2014 or most recent year)
    $1.5 billion
    Web addresshttp://www.wellstar.org
    Total US employees13,612
    Full-Time jobs added in last year828
    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
    yes
    Offers college tuition reimbursement to employees
    yes

    Diversity

    % Women81.81%
    % Minorities40.21%
    % African-American28.00%
    % Asian3.13%
    % Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander0.11%
    % Caucasian or White52.22%
    % Hispanic/Latino2.88%
    % Native American/Alaska Native0.33%
    % Two or more races0.68%
    Same-Sex Benefits
    no
    Non-discrimination policy
    yes

    Paid Time Off

    Holidays
    6
    Vacation-
    Sick days
    Set
    General PTO
    23

    Compensation

    Most common job (hourly)
    Registered Nurse
    Avg. base pay (for hourly employee)-
    Avg. extra comp. (for hourly employee)-
    Most common job (salaried)
    Physician
    Avg. base pay (for salaried employee)-
    Avg. extra comp (for salaried employee)-

    Hiring/Staffing

    FT voluntary turnover10.00%
    # of job applicants157,100
    Avg. # of applicants per opening30
    # of jobs filled5,247
    Jobs filled internally2,514
    % of jobs filled by referral30.00%
    # new graduates hired114
    # of job openings (as of Feb. 2015)781