Garrett Haycock/TEKsystems

    The IT staffing and services firm’s culture is rooted in “relationships” and “appreciation.” The company shows its thanks by sending flowers to the parents and spouses of top performers. On the company’s 30th anniversary, it gave employees $250 for each year they had been at the company.

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    Company Info

    Rank last year74
    Years on list5
    HQ locationHanover, Md.
    Total employees5,469
    Job openings (as of February 2017)1,000
    IndustryProfessional Services
    Revenue (2016 or most recent year)$3.6 billion
    Year founded1997
    Type of organizationPrivate
    Number of work sites141


    100% health coverageNo
    Unlimited sick daysNo
    Onsite fitness centerNo
    Discounted gym membershipsNo
    Job sharingNo
    Compressed work weeksYes
    Fully-paid sabbaticalsNo
    Onsite medical care facilityNo
    Medical facility at all locationsNo
    Onsite childcareNo
    Domestic partner benefits for same-sex couplesYes
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientationYes
    Sick days for part-timersNo
    Health insurance for part-timersYes
    PTO for volunteeringNo
    College tuition reimbursementYes


    % Women45%
    % Minorities22%
    % African-American/Black9%
    % Asian5%
    % Caucasian/White77%
    % Hispanic/Latino5%
    % Native American/Alaska Native<1%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander<1%
    % Two or more races2%
    % Unknown ethnicity2%

    Paid Time Off

    General PTO22
    Total PTO after 5 years29
    # Sick days-
    Max hours PTO for volunteering-
    General PTO for part-timers-
    # Sick days for part-timers-


    Most common job (for salaried employee)Recruiter
    Avg. base pay (salaried)$33,904
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$24,875
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)$58,779
    Most common job (for hourly employee)Customer Support Associate
    Avg. base pay (hourly)$34,789
    Avg. extra compensation (hourly)$7,872
    Total pay for most common job (hourly)$42,661
    Avg. monthly rate for onsite childcare-

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time job growth %14%
    # of job applicants7,999
    Avg. # of applicants per opening14
    FT voluntary turnover20%
    Jobs filled internally373
    % Jobs filled by referral45
    # New graduates hired1,000
    Avg. college tuition reimbursed$2,779


    Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)62
    Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)218