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Meetings can be a drag—so for some at this pharma company, they are discouraged after 1 p.m. A subsidized concierge service and an 8% to 9% 401(k) company contribution are two big perks.

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Company Info

Rank last year95
Years on list
11
HQ location
Plainsboro, N.J.
Employees4,526
Job openings (as of February 2019)1,175
Industry
Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue, 2018 or most recent year ($M)-
Year founded
1982
Type of organization
Private
Number of work sites5
Websitehttp://www.novonordisk-us.com

Perks

100% health coverage
no
Unlimited sick days
no
Telecommuting
yes
Job sharing
yes
Subsidized childcare
yes
Compressed work weeks
yes
Fully-paid sabbaticals
no
On-site fitness/subsidized gym
no
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

% Minorities24%
% African-American/Black7%
% Asian8%
% Caucasian/White76%
% Hispanic/Latino6%
% Native American/Alaska Native-
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity-

Paid Time Off

General PTO29
# Sick days
10

Compensation

Most common job (for salaried employee)
Sr. Diabetes Care Specialist
Avg. base pay (salaried)$104,200
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$33,300
Total pay for most common job (salaried)$137,500

Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

Full-time and part-time job growth-
# of job applicants34,303
Avg. # of applicants per opening34
# New graduates hired8