Maryland real estate company surprises its employees with $10 million bonus

Daniel Fowler
December 11, 2019

A Baltimore-based company is playing Santa to its 198 employees by giving out over $10 million in bonuses.

PHOTO: St. John Properties react to the news they will receive a shared $10 million bonus.

According to a press release, St. John Properties said it's to celebrate the company's goal of developing 20 million square feet of office, flex/RD&D, retail and warehouse space in eight states.

Employees screamed in disbelief when St. John told them of the bonus, with each staffer opening a red envelope with the exact size of their award. "It is life-changing". Some employees received a 6-figure bonus.

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The bonus will be split among the employees, and the amount allocated will be based on years of service. "There was crying, screaming, hugging, laughing". It also said that they were thankful for each of their employees, and we're thrilled to reward them in such a big way.

Well, it looks like these employees got one heck of a Christmas gift that they will never forget.

In the weeks leading up to the party, the company gave a few subtle hints to employees that something big was going to happen so that everyone would attend.

The average payout was around $50,000-depending on each individual's tenure at the company-and came on top of the annual year-end bonus, as well as other benefits. "It's an investment in our employees". "We're always looking for the top-quality individuals out there to hire".

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