Courtesy of Ryan Inc.

    At this Texas-based tax and software firm—the largest in the world when it comes to business taxes—employees are pleased to be “treated like professionals.” That means the staff are trusted to work wherever and whenever they want. Many praise CEO Brint Ryan for his caring and transparent approach to management—he also “rolls up his sleeves” with everyone else. Plus, when goals are met, the annual opportunity for firm-wide profit-sharing is “a gamechanger”. Read Great Place to Work review here.

    Company Info

    Rank last year-
    Years on list2
    HQ locationDallas
    Job openings (as of February 2018)450
    IndustryProfessional Services
    Revenue, 2017 or most recent year ($M)-
    Year founded1991
    Type of organizationPrivate Partnership
    Number of work sites50


    100% health coverageNo
    Unlimited sick daysYes
    Job sharingNo
    Subsidized childcareNo
    Compressed work weeksYes
    Fully-paid sabbaticalsYes
    On-site fitness/subsidized gymYes
    On-site medical care facilityNo
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientationYes
    Health insurance for part-timersYes
    Sick days for part-timersYes
    College tuition reimbursementYes
    Student loan debt repaymentNo
    Medical facility at all locationsNo


    % Minorities25%
    % African-American/Black6%
    % Asian7%
    % Caucasian/White75%
    % Hispanic/Latino9%
    % Native American/Alaska Native-
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
    % Two or more races2%
    % Unknown ethnicity1%

    Paid Time Off

    General PTO22
    # Sick daysUnlimited
    General PTO for part-timers22 days
    # Sick days for part-timers-


    Most common job (for salaried employee)Senior Consultant
    Avg. base pay (salaried)-
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)-

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth1%
    # of job applicants5,000
    Avg. # of applicants per opening-
    FT voluntary turnover17%
    Jobs filled internally10%
    Jobs filled by referral25%
    # New graduates hired50