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25. Umpqua Bank

Umpqua Bank
Rank: 25 (Previous rank: 23)
What makes it so great?
At this West Coast bank, each day begins with a huddle, where employees share customer service stories. Then someone brews the company's signature blend of coffee. Employees also get 40 hours of paid time off every year to do volunteer work.
Headquarters:
One SW Columbia Street
Portland, OR 97258
2009 revenue ($ millions): 391
Website: www.umpquabank.com
 
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Employees  
U.S. employees 2,154
Employees outside U.S. 0
Jobs  
New jobs (1 year) 307
% job growth (1 year) 18%
% voluntary turnover 8%
Applicants 48,633
Job openings (as of 1/7/11) N.A.
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Store Manager
$56,315
Most common job (hourly):
Universal Associate
$31,947
Benefits  
Paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
Health  
100% health-care coverage Yes
Onsite fitness center No
Subsidized gym membership No
Work-life  
Job sharing program No
Compressed workweek No
Telecommuting No
Diversity  
% minorities 15%
% women 74%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 47
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 47
From the Feb. 7, 2011 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 2009 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees, except job openings, which are worldwide.
* 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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