Skip to Content

    This research hospital’s mission of helping children with serious illness is, in and of itself, the most gratifying aspect of working here. Employees “genuinely” look forward to work, and “morale is extremely high.” Meanwhile, “personable” leaders “make sure everyone in every position knows how important their job is.” Read Great Place to Work review here.

    Fortune Data StoreLooking for leads, investment insights, or competitive intelligence?Get Premium Access

    Company Info

    Rank last year36
    Years on list
    8
    HQ location
    Memphis
    Employees
    4355
    Job openings (as of February 2018)176
    Industry
    Health Care
    Revenue, 2017 or most recent year ($M)$883.2
    Year founded
    1962
    Type of organization
    Non-Profit
    Number of work sites1
    Websitehttp://www.stjude.org

    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

    % Minorities41%
    % African-American/Black25%
    % Asian12%
    % Caucasian/White59%
    % Hispanic/Latino3%
    % Native American/Alaska Native-
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
    % Two or more races1%
    % Unknown ethnicity-

    Paid Time Off

    General PTO25
    # Sick days
    9
    General PTO for part-timers-
    # Sick days for part-timers
    5

    Compensation

    Most common job (for salaried employee)
    Postdoctoral Research Associate
    Avg. base pay (salaried)$54,328
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$3,590
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)$57,918

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth10%
    # of job applicants53,132
    Avg. # of applicants per opening66
    FT voluntary turnover6%
    Jobs filled internally36%
    Jobs filled by referral1%
    # New graduates hired100