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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.

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