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The maker of Photoshop and Illustrator ditched performance reviews six years ago in favor of real-time feedback with bosses. Add to that a focus on innovation (some 960 employees filed a patent last year), and you get people who “truly feel lucky to work” here, and a stock price that’s up nearly 400% in the past five years.

Read the Great Place to Work review here.

Company Info

Rank last year60
Years on list
18
HQ location
San Jose, Calif.
Employees
8673
Job openings (as of February 2018)1,500
Industry
Information Technology
Revenue, 2017 or most recent year ($M)$7,300
Year founded
1982
Type of organization
Public
Number of work sites14
Websitehttp://www.adobe.com

Perks

100% health coverage
no
Unlimited sick days
no
Telecommuting
yes
Job sharing
no
Subsidized childcare
yes
Compressed work weeks
yes
Fully-paid sabbaticals
yes
On-site fitness/subsidized gym
yes
On-site medical care facility
no
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
yes
Health insurance for part-timers
yes
Sick days for part-timers
yes
College tuition reimbursement
yes
Student loan debt repayment
no
Medical facility at all locations
no

Diversity

% Minorities35%
% African-American/Black2%
% Asian26%
% Caucasian/White58%
% Hispanic/Latino5%
% Native American/Alaska Native-
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity7%

Paid Time Off

General PTO-
# Sick days
10
General PTO for part-timers-
# Sick days for part-timers
10

Compensation

Most common job (for salaried employee)
Computer Scientist, Software Development
Avg. base pay (salaried)$150,651
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$7,531
Total pay for most common job (salaried)$158,183

Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

Full-time and part-time job growth15%
# of job applicants239,991
Avg. # of applicants per opening-
FT voluntary turnover-
Jobs filled internally23%
Jobs filled by referral26%
# New graduates hired555