62. Mayo Clinic
What makes it so great?
Health-care coverage is tops at the Mayo Clinic, where employees get a comprehensive plan, plus extras like a pregnancy advisor, a 24-hour nurse hotline, even air ambulance services. Retirees also get full coverage.

Headquarters: Rochester, Minn.
Top 3 (of 3) U.S. locations: Rochester , Jacksonville, Phoenix
2005 revenue ($ millions): 5,802
U.S. employees 39,457
Employees outside U.S. 3
New jobs (1 year) 1,133
% job growth (1 year) 4
% voluntary turnover 6
Applicants 42,100
Most common job (salaried):
Staff Physician/ Ph.D.
Most common job (hourly):
Registered Nurse
Job sharing program? Yes
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 45
Paid sabbaticals? No
100% health care coverage No
% minorities 11%
% women 71%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
From the January 22, 2007 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 2005 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 salaried and hourly employees.