Chesapeake Energy
Chesapeake Energy
2013 Fortune 500 rank: 223
2013 Best Companies rank: 26
No. of U.S. employees: 13242
Most common job title and/or function: Rig Manager
Avg. annual compensation for that job: 127858

Depressed natural-gas prices have sped up a downsizing and the sale of assets, but benefits remain generous, including more than $8 million in ""safety bonuses"" paid out in 2011 to more than 6,000 employees across the company for following safe work practices.

- Last updated May 06 2013 07:14 AM ET
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