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63. Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic
Rank: 63 (Previous rank: 59)
What makes it so great?
Famed medical clinic has gold-plated medical benefits for part-timers, spouses, domestic partners, and children, including unlimited lifetime in-network benefits, free preventive care services, and free worldwide Mayo air ambulance service.
Headquarters: 200 1st St. SW
Rochester, MN 55901
2007 revenue ($ millions): 6,898
U.S. employees 41,955
Employees outside U.S. 6
New jobs (1 year) 890
% job growth (1 year) 3%
% voluntary turnover 5%
Applicants 48,417
No. of job openings (as of Jan. 13, 2009) 1000
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Staff Physician /Ph.D.
Most common job (hourly):
Registered Nurse
Paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care Yes
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
% minorities N.A.%
% women 71%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 26
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 24
From the February 2, 2009 issue
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 2007 or latest fiscal year. All data 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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