(WNCT) Employees of St. John Properties got the surprise of a lifetime after Edward St. John, founder and chairmen of St.John Properties announced the company is giving a $10 million bonus.
The bonus will be divided amongst its 198 employees.
This also includes the nine employees who work at the Salt Lake City office.
The average employee is getting $50,000 each, but the size of the bonus depends on the employee’s tenure and years of service.
Some employees are getting six-figure bonuses of approximately $250,000.
During the holiday party, each employee was given a red envelope which contained the amount of their bonus.
Employees stated they are using the money to pay off their mortgages, send their kids to college, and take dream vacations.