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31. Scottrade

Scottrade
Rank: 31 (Previous rank: 12)
What makes it so great?
Employees at this discount brokerage founded in 1980 can get 5% interest on their checking accounts if they use the company's newly launched bank -- and take pride in the fact that it's never had a layoff.
Headquarters:
700 Maryville Centre Drive
St. Louis, MO 63141
2010 revenue ($ millions): 779
Website: www.scottrade.com
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Employees  
U.S. employees 3,139
Employees outside U.S. 0
Jobs  
New jobs (1 year) 256
% job growth (1 year) 9%
% voluntary turnover 7%
Applicants 58,784
Job openings (as of 1/2/12) 150
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Branch Manager
$79,579
Most common job (hourly):
Stockbroker
$52,107
Benefits  
Fully paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
Health  
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Work-life  
Job sharing program No
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting No
Diversity  
% minorities 27%
% women 33%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 120
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 80
From the Feb. 6, 2012 issue
Notes:
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Revenues are for 2010 or latest fiscal year. All data are from July 2011 and based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of full-time salaried and hourly employees.
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