August 24, 2021—BRONX, NY—For the third year in a row, Albert Einstein College of Medicine has been named a Best-in-State Employer by Forbes. This year, Einstein placed:
- #7 of all universities in New York
- #20 among all companies in New York City
- #73 among all companies in New York State
“Our repeat appearance on Forbes’ best employer list reflects the extraordinary spirit at Einstein, which shined through even during this very difficult year,” said Gordon F. Tomaselli, M.D., the Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz Dean at Einstein and executive vice president and chief academic officer at Montefiore Medicine. “From our scientists and trainees to our students and staff, our community came together to face the challenges posed by the pandemic with a spirit of cooperation and a mission to help others. I applaud everyone for their hard work and dedication over the past 18 months—this award is really for them.”
“The people and leadership at Einstein make it among the best workplaces in New York State and we are honored to be recognized again this year, ” said Yvonne Ramirez, vice president of human resources at Einstein. “Embracing our diversity and excellence has been a hallmark of the Einstein experience, ensuring all members of our community benefit from our positive environment.”
America's Best-In-State Employers 2021 were identified in an independent survey based on a sample of approximately 80,000 Americans working for companies with more than 500 employees in the country. The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees who were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family. Employees were also asked to evaluate other employers in their respective industry and state that stood out either positively or negatively.
Employees were asked 31 questions and give their opinions on a series of statements surrounding work-related topics, including working conditions, salary, potential for development, and company image regarding their current employer.