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Meridian Health
Meridian Health
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Rank: 39
Previous rank: 96
2011 revenue ($ millions): $1,497

What makes it so great?
The health care system, which operates six hospitals in two counties in New Jersey, provides on-site child care at three locations. Employees pay $632 a month for a 3-year-old to attend, well under the national average of $972.

Headquarters:
Wall Township, NJ
Website: www.meridianhealth.com

Network with Meridian Health
Employees
U.S. employees
9,594
Employees outside U.S.
0
Jobs
New jobs (1 year)
1,624
% job growth (1 year)
26%
% voluntary turnover
4%
Applicants
23,771
Job openings (as of 1/2/13)
515
Pay
Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Assistant nurse manager
$100,574
Most common job (hourly):
Registered nurse
$87,947
Fully paid sabbaticals
No
Onsite child care
Yes
Health
100% health-care coverage
No
Onsite fitness center
Yes
Subsidized gym membership
No
Work-life
Job sharing program
Yes
Compressed workweek
Yes
Telecommuting
Yes
Diversity
% minorities
25%
% women
80%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.):
20
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.):
8
From the Feb. 4, 2013 issue
Notes:
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Revenues are for 2011 or latest fiscal year. All data are from July 2012 and based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of full-time salaried and hourly employees.

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