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19. The Methodist Hospital System

The Methodist Hospital System
Rank: 19 (Previous rank: 17)
What makes it so great?
People come from all over the world to be treated here, and employees feel good about working for a hospital with such a high reputation. They also stay around for the long haul: 17% of employees have been here more than 15 years.
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77030
2009 revenue ($ millions): 2,086
Website: www.methodisthealth.com
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Is Methodist Hospital a great employer, or what?
U.S. employees 11,298
Employees outside U.S. 2
New jobs (1 year) 173
% job growth (1 year) 2%
% voluntary turnover 7%
Applicants 56,200
Job openings (as of 1/7/11) N.A.
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Nurse Manager
Most common job (hourly):
RN Clinical Colleague
Paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
% minorities 66%
% women 74%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 105
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 112
From the Feb. 7, 2011 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 2009 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees, except job openings, which are worldwide.
* 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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