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55. Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic
Rank: 55 (Previous rank: 63)
What makes it so great?
People genuinely care about their patients and each other is a typical comment. Staffers are encouraged to submit suggestions via Love Your Idea program.
Headquarters: 200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
2008 revenue ($ millions): 7,222

Is Mayo Clinic a great employer, or what?
Mayo Clinic stats
U.S. employees 41,839
Employees outside U.S. N.A.
New jobs (1 year) 36
% job growth (1 year) 0%
% voluntary turnover 5%
Applicants 32,410
No. of job openings (as of Jan. 13, 2010) 273
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.): 29
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 26
From the Feb. 8, 2010 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 2008 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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