Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 13

Erickson Living

Baltimore, Md. [South Atlantic]
http://www.ericksonliving.com
http://www.ericksonliving.com/careers

Why you want to work there

To develop their professional and technical skills, IT workers at this Baltimore-based operator of retirement communities have the opportunity work on a diverse set of platforms and applications, from traditional back-office technology and core infrastructure elements to point-of-sale systems, electronic medical records and digital signage. Every employee has an individual development plan, which maps out career path opportunities that go beyond rigid vertical silos.

Editor's note: A data sorting error caused an incorrect rank by company size for Erickson Living to appear when the chart below was first published. The error has been corrected.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 7

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 12,824

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 99

IT employee turnover in 2012: 11%

IT promotions in 2012: 6%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 7

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $2,909

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 32%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 32%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 32%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 34%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 32%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 35%