Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 39, Large

Palmetto Health

Columbia, S.C. [South Atlantic]

Why you want to work there

This not-for-profit healthcare facility in Columbia, S.C., promoted 15 team members to new positions within IT in the last year. The IT department budgets approximately $200,000 annually for training opportunities, and employees receive up to $5,000 annually for tuition reimbursement as well as unlimited reimbursements for costs related to technology certifications and continuing education. The organization offers telecommuting and flexible work schedules.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 9,753

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 188

IT employee turnover in 2014: 7%

IT promotions in 2014: 8%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 6

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $1,048