*To be completely transparent with you right now, I’m feeling a bit dizzy. I don’t know, it began to happen just after I finished typing the title. I think it was too much for me to process.

An employer giving each of his or her employees…at all levels…a Christmas bonus SO big, its going to knock them into a higher tax bracket?

Nah, you say.

Uh-huh! Hilcorp is a privately-held oil and natural gas company – one of the largest in America in fact. And has been around since 1989. This year, as a thank you to their hard-working employees, the Houston-based company will give each of their 1,380 employees a $100,000 Christmas Bonus.

Chew on that.

The company has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials” by Fortune Magazine. And according to the same publication, they are one of the top companies to work for.

Read more (including what they gave employees in 2010!) at EURThisNthat.