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    To ensure employees at this biotech and drug company are up-to-date with the latest research, it gives $10,000 in tuition reimbursement every year. Genentech also provides resources for employees to publish academic papers. And to ensure its scientists don’t get burned out, the company offers six-week paid sabbaticals after six years. Employees can use these sabbaticals for their own research or vacations. Senior VP of development sciences Sara Kenkare-Mitra spent her sabbatical teaching dance to children with disabilities. Read the Great Place to Work review.

    Company Information

    HQ Location
    South San Francisco, Calif.
    Industry
    Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
    Type of Organization
    Private
    Year Founded1,976
    Web Addresshttp://www.gene.com
    Total # of Employees
    13,720

    Diversity

    % of Asian-American employees surveyed who say it's a great workplace95%
    % Asian31%
    % of Women52%
    % of Women in Executive Positions45%
    % of Women in Manager Positions40%
    % of Minorities46%
    % of Minorities in Executive Positions25%
    % of Minorities in Manager Positions36%