100 Best Companies to Work For
Griffin Hospital
Rank: 4 (2005 rank: 8)
  
Headquarters: Derby, CT
Industry: Health Care
Small Companies Rank: 1
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 87
U.S. Sites: 1
Website: http://www.griffinhealth.org
What makes it so great?
Money isn't everything. Despite pay scales 5% to 7% lower than hospitals in its area, Griffin received 5,100 applications for a range of 160 open positions in 2005, largely due to its top-notch reputation for patient care.
U.S. employees 1,049
Employees outside U.S. 0
% minorities 10
% women 78
New jobs (1 year) 11
% job growth (1 year) 2
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 81
% voluntary turnover 8
Applicants 5,107
Most common job (salaried) N.A. N.A.
Most common job (hourly) Registered Nurse $64,454
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. Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees. Revenues are for 2004 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.