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Novo Nordisk

THE “INSPIRING” mission at this diabetes focused pharmaceutical company resonates with the Danish firm’s “hardworking” and “honest” U.S. staff, who say “coming to work is more than just a job for so many” at the company. Diabetes care is covered for employees, as are college admissions counselors for their kids. Read Great Place to Work review here.

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Rank last year

73

Years on list

10

HQ location

Plainsboro, N.J.

Employees

4658

Job openings (as of February 2018)

393

Industry

Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals

Revenue, 2017 or most recent year ($M)

$15,900

Year founded

1982

Type of organization

Public

Number of work sites

5

Perks
offers
Telecommuting
Job sharing
Subsidized childcare
Compressed work weeks
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
Health insurance for part-timers
Sick days for part-timers
College tuition reimbursement
Diversity
% Minorities23%
% African-American/Black-
% Asian-
% Caucasian/White-
% Hispanic/Latino-
% Native American/Alaska Native-
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity-
Paid Time Off
General PTO29
# Sick days10
General PTO for part-timers-
# Sick days for part-timers5
Compensation
Most common job (for salaried employee)Sr. Diabetes Care Specialist
Avg. base pay (salaried)$102,189
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$30,584
Total pay for most common job (salaried)$132,773
Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)
Full-time and part-time job growth-11%
# of job applicants34,070
Avg. # of applicants per opening44.1
FT voluntary turnover9%
Jobs filled internally54%
Jobs filled by referral16%
# New graduates hired7

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