At Ryan, LLC, 94 percent of employees say their workplace is great.



This review is based on 907 employee surveys, with a 90% confidence level and a margin of error of ± 1.76. It was published on Sep 12, 2017. 12061 Visitors

What Employees Say

I feel good about the ways we contribute to the community.
Management is honest and ethical in its business practices.
I am able to take time off from work when I think it's necessary.
I'm proud to tell others I work here.
Management is competent at running the business.

What They Do

We asked Ryan, LLC to explain what they do. Here is what they had to say.

Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services.

About this Company

Website: Industry: Professional Services
US Headquarters: Dallas, Texas, 75240 US Sites: 50
Major Locations: Houston, Texas, 77056; Scottsdale, Arizona, 85254; Atlanta, Georgia, 30363; Chicago, Illinois, 60606; Austin, Texas, 78701; Los Angeles, California, 90017 US Employees: 1,557
Employees Worldwide: 2,209 Corporate Structure: Partnership; Private
Founded: 1991

Dallas Employees enjoy team Jersey Day

Perks and Programs

We asked Ryan, LLC to share a few programs they feel really capture what's unique about their workplace. Here is what they had to say.

  • myRyan Flexible Work Environment: myRyan is the Firm's award-winning flexible work program, which allows employees to work where and when they want. Associates can work from home, work in other company offices, or adopt non-traditional work schedules in order to better balance life and work, as long as they meet their goals.
  • Sabbaticals: After five years with the company, exempt employees receive a four-week paid sabbatical, and every fifth year following. Hourly employees receive a four-week paid allowance on the seventh anniversary of their hire date, and every seventh year after that.
  • Paid Volunteer Hours: Employees receive 16 hours of paid time off each year to volunteer for local charities. Employees volunteer in a number of charitable events such as Habitat for Humanity, Ronald McDonald House and local food banks in groups by office or team.
  • Parental Benefits: Ryan employees who adopt receive a tax-free, adoption assistance benefit of $5,000. New mothers receive 12 weeks of paid maternity leave and new fathers receive four weeks of paid paternity leave.
  • Tuition Reimbursement: Ryan employees working more than 30 hours a week receive tuition assistance for undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate studies. Employees are eligible for up to $5,250 per year, with a lifetime cap of $21,000.
  • Outreach –RyanSHARES Day: What began as a key component of our 25th Anniversary celebration last year is now an annual event -RyanSHARES Day. Ryan focused on our core value of ‘Generosity---we share our success,’ to serve our communities all over the world. this year Almost 900 Ryan employees across 57 global offices volunteered over 2,800 hours of service and prepared approximately 162,000 meals
  • RyanPRIDE: Our unique peer recognition tool allows co-workers to recognize each other for going above and beyond the call of duty, via a Firm-wide social media styled newsfeed. This recognition translates to points that have a real cash value and can be redeemed for gifts, travel, or gift cards including VISA cards, Macy's, or Amazon.
  • RyanInnovates: Earlier this year, Ryan launched our new RyanInnovates platform. Employees can view and make suggestions on the easy to access online portal. Each suggestion appears on a social media style platform that is visible as a Firm-wide news feed, and employees are encouraged to "like" or "dislike" the suggestion. Ideas that achieve 25 “likes” regardless of “dislikes” are guaranteed to be considered by management and will receive a response.
  • MD Live: Our health insurance provider now offers access to a board-certified doctor 24 hours a day, seven days a week through our MDLive benefit. MDLive doctors will treat a patient for routine ailments such as allergies, sinus infections, pinkeye, and more. In states where permitted, therapists are available for treatment pertaining to anxiety, depression, marital problems, child behavior, and learning concerns. Employees can access a provider via a phone call or through an app.
  • Healthcare Concierge - Compass: Ryan offers employees Compass— a Healthcare concierge service for employees. The concierge provides assistance with navigating benefits, which is particularly helpful in the event of unexpected health changes. The concierge will also assist with locating doctors, making appointments, and reviewing invoices to look for errors.


35% Match of employee’s 401(k)/403b contribution up to 6% of salary65% Company-paid health coverage for employees (for employees enrolled in our HDHP -which accounts for over 60% of participants)
75% Company-paid health coverage for dependents (for employees enrolled in our HDHP -which accounts for over 60% of participants) 65% Company-paid health coverage for part-timers
30 hours Weekly hours required for part-timers to receive health insurance $1,531 Average Tuition Reimbursement
$5,250 Maximum Tuition Reimbursement
Houston employees at Ronald McDonald House


Unlimited Paid time off after one year of full-time employment 47 days Paid time off after one year of part-time employment
Unlimited Paid sick days after one year of full-time employment 4 weeks Paid sabbatical after 5 year(s) of employment
25 days Paid time off as of first day of part-time employment


  • Flexible schedule (100% use it)
  • Telecommute option (90% use it)
  • Compressed work weeks (10% use it)
  • Subsidized On- or Off-site Fitness (95% have access)
  • Onsite Amenities (Some Ryan locations house convenience stores, onsite gyms, ATMs, and cafeterias available for all employees. Others organize free breakfast on Fridays and regularly take teams to lunch using company team allowances.)


60 days Job-protected maternity leave (including FMLA/STD) 30 days Fully-paid maternity leave (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)
60 days Average length of maternity leave new mothers take60 days Job-protected paternity leave (including FMLA)
20 days Fully-paid paternity leave (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)14 days Average length of paternity leave new fathers take
$5,000 Adoption benefit60 days Job-protected parental leave for adoptive parents (including FMLA)
30 days Fully-paid parental leave for adoptive parents (does not include personal vacation or paid time off)
*Employees are not required to use all their personal paid time off before taking parental leave. Not all employees are eligible for parental leave benefits.


  • Lactation room(s)
  • Paid sick leave to care for a child or relative


  • Mental health care
  • Alternative treatments (such as acupuncture, homeopathy, or chiropractic)

Community and Environmental Impact

16 hours Paid time off to volunteer $514,858 Philanthropic donations in last year
$93,612 Total company-matched employee donations in last year


  • Written policy prohibits discrimination based on (at a minimum) age, disability, race/ethnicity, religious beliefs, gender and sexual orientation
  • Formal programs (such as resource groups, mentorship, networking, or other affinity groups) support professional development for: Women
  • Non-birth parents in same-sex relationships can take parental leave

Leadership Diversity


Workforce Diversity

Dallas Employees at the American Heart Association Heart Walk


Boston employees on RyanSHARES Day

How to Get Hired

We asked Ryan, LLC for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.

What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?

Ryan has a core set of competencies that we look for in selecting employees to ensure they will be a great match for our Firm. These characteristics include attention to detail, collaboration and teamwork, drive for results, problem solving, decision-making, communication skills, adaptability, technical competence, self-motivation, accountability, professionalism, and creativity.

What can prospective employees do to get your attention?

It is extremely beneficial if prospective employees are referred by a current employee of Ryan. Prospective employees should also ensure that they have an up-to-date LinkedIn profile and a high-quality resume. Their profiles and resumes should reflect the level of quality documents that they would normally produce. It is also beneficial if candidates are actively involved in networking within their area of expertise and are involved in conferences. If attending college, we also recommend that they attend our hiring events on select campuses.

Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?

We are actively hiring Service Delivery personnel from entry-level consultant roles up to senior consultant roles. We have a unique opportunity for recent college graduates because of the extensive training Ryan makes available for those pursuing a career in tax consulting. In addition, we have opportunities for many of our Corporate Services departments. We also have a dedicated executive recruiting function focused on hiring executive level positions including Principals and Vice Presidents.

What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?

Interested candidates should visit the careers page on Ryan’s website (  This page provides access to the numerous open positions worldwide and allows the ability to view them by job category and location. We also recommend that candidates read about the various practice areas and services offered by Ryan on

hiring Outlook

500 Forecasted positions to fill in coming year 1% Job Growth
6 Average applicants per opening 2,000 Total job applicants
25% New hires by employee referrals 10% Openings filled by current employees
50 Recent graduates hired 17% Voluntary turnover for full-time employees
* All figures refer to 12-month period prior to reporting, unless otherwise noted.

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