Baylor College of Medicine at a glance

Add your rating

Reviews and ratings

349 reviews
Work/Life Balance 3.9
Compensation/Benefits 3.8
Job Security/Advancement 3.6
Management 3.5
Culture 3.8

CEO approval

134 ratings

How is the work culture?



BCM has made it a top priority to reward employees for their hard work and dedication. As a part of this commitment, BCM offers an integrated, competitive and comprehensive benefits package designed to recognize the needs of a diverse workforce, while providing meaningful choices to meet individual and family needs.

BCM is invested in employee health and well-being. We received the 2016 Healthiest Employer Award by the Healthiest 100 in America and are recognized as Houston’s 2015 Healthiest Employer by the Houston Business Journal. We’ve also earned the 2016 Apex Award for Wellness and the HRO Today Employee Services and Wellness Excellence Award.

BCM employees, their dependents and domestic partners enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Retirement Savings Programs (8% contribution)
Paid Time Off including vacation, holiday and sick pay
Tuition Assistance
Backup care for children and dependents
Flexible Spending Account
Adoption Assistance
Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance, Long Term Disability

BCM also offers a variety of employee discounts on products, services, wellness programs, local entertainment and sporting events.

Please visit to learn more about our comprehensive benefits package.

Awards and Recognition

Houston Chronicle 2015 Top Workplaces Award
Baylor was awarded a 2015 Top Workplace honor by the Houston Chronicle. Based on a survey of current employees, this honor demonstrates a high level of satisfaction among current employees, supporting a sustainable workforce.

2015 Healthiest 100 Workplace in America
Baylor College of Medicine was recognized as a 2015 Healthiest 100 Workplace in America for its commitment to employee health and exceptional wellness program.

Houston's Healthiest Employers
The Houston Business Journal has ranked Baylor College of Medicine as the number one "Healthiest Employer" among companies with 5,000 or more employees.

American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Workplace
The American Heart Association has recognized Baylor College of Medicine as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Workplace for promoting a culture of wellness.

Deal of the Year
Houston Business Journal awarded Baylor College of Medicine "Deal of the Year" for healthcare in 2014 and 2015 recognizing the CHI St. Luke's Health joint venture (2014) and Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (2015).

Reuters Top 100 List
Baylor College of Medicine has landed a spot on Reuters Top 100 list of most innovative universities in the world. At No. 47 on the list, Baylor is noted for having executed 59 new technology licensing and options transactions in fiscal year 2014. Baylor is one of only two medical schools in the Top 100.

Mission and Values

Our Mission
Baylor College of Medicine is a health sciences university that creates knowledge and applies science and discoveries to further education, healthcare and community service locally and globally.

Our Vision
Improving health through science, scholarship and innovation

Our Values

•We promote and support diversity, inclusion and equity
•We value our colleagues and ourselves as the College’s most valuable assets
•We earn the loyalty of those we serve through our commitment

•Honesty, ethics and openness guide our interactions
•We encourage transparent analysis of our policies, process, procedures and decisions
•We are accountable for our actions

•We lead through visionary innovation and creativity
•We foster a healthy culture of change
•We turn vision into action

•We form mutually beneficial partnerships to achieve results
•We look past ourselves to focus on the impact of our actions
•We recognize all who contribute to our work

•We focus on quality and value
•We commit to continuous quality improvement for outstanding outcomes
•We are effective and efficient

That's What It Takes



912 salaries reported
$46,879 per year
  • Most Reported
197 salaries reported
$44,349 per year
115 salaries reported
$41,418 per year

About Baylor College of Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine is committed to being a national leader in advancing human health through the integration of patient care, research, education and community service.

The Houston Chronicle named Baylor among the best workplaces in Houston. Based on a survey of current employees, this honor demonstrates a high level of satisfaction among
 – more... 

  • Baylor College of Medicine photo: Members of the Baylor Community show off their socks in support of World Down Syndrome Day, March 21
  • Baylor College of Medicine photo: Members of the Baylor Community show off their socks in support of World Down Syndrome Day, March 21
  • Baylor College of Medicine photo: BCM volunteers at Houston Food Bank
  • Baylor College of Medicine photo: BCM
Claimed Profile
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030
5,001 to 10,000
Baylor College of Medicine website
BCM Job Website
Watch us on YouTube