Skip to Content

One of just 12 companies on the list that pay for 100% of employee health care costs, this engineering and design consultancy leverages a tradition of rewarding new hires as much as 20-year veterans with profit sharing and new opportunities. Some examples include generous year-end bonuses (in 2018, 89% of staff received a minimum bonus of one month’s pay), an in-house MBA-like training program and Red Envelope Day (surprise bonuses or gift cards all around), and Teamwork Awards (on-the-spot $50 rewards for hard work). “There is a strong emphasis on making this your workplace for the remainder of your career,” says one employee.

Read the Great Place to Work review.

Company Info

Employees and job openings are U.S.-only.
Rank last year18
Years on list
13
HQ location
Raleigh, N.C.
Employees4,247
Job openings (as of February 2020)398
Industry
Professional Services
Revenue, 2019 or most recent year ($M)$917
Year founded
1967
Type of organization
Private
Number of work sites-
Websitehttps://www.kimley-horn.com

Perks

100% health coverage
yes
Unlimited sick days
no
Telecommuting
yes
Job sharing
yes
Subsidized childcare
no
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
no
College tuition reimbursement
yes
Student loan debt repayment
no
Medical facility at all locations
no

Diversity

% Women36.5%
% Minorities19.2%
% African-American/Black2.7%
% Asian4.9%
% Caucasian/White80.3%
% Hispanic/Latino8.5%
% Native American/Alaska Native0.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.4%
% Two or more races2.5%
% Unknown ethnicity0.5%
Date info provided
Aug. 28, 2019

Paid Time Off

PTO limit (days)26
# Sick days-

Compensation

Most common job (for salaried employee)
Engineering Analyst
Avg. base pay (salaried)$71,445
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$10,102
Total pay for most common job (salaried)$81,547

Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

Full-time and part-time job growth17%
# of job applicants68,600
Avg. # of applicants per opening59
# New graduates hired377