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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.

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    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