Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 34, Large


Louisville, Ky. [South Atlantic]
Humana IT team: Nick Hill, Matt Coddington, Neil Lazo, Becki Sherrard, Nicole Fabry, Matt Plappert
Credit: Lisa Huber

Why you want to work there

This health insurance company in Louisville, Ky., organizes a three-day event called "Cultivating My Career" that gives employees a chance to learn about career-enhancing topics. It's one of many initiatives Humana has put in place to help its staffers grow professionally and personally. Other programs include on-site training sessions presented by the company's IT Learning Services team; networking groups that create opportunities for people to connect with colleagues and give back to the community; and wellness programs like HumanaVitality and Working on Well-Being (WOW), which offer monetary benefits and other incentives to promote healthy behaviors.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 51,022

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 2,767

IT employee turnover in 2015: 8%

IT promotions in 2015: 13%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $1,120

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 23

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 28

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 80%