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81. CarMax

Rank: 81 (Previous rank: 56)
What makes it so great?
After two tough years the used-car retailer rebounded in 2010, hiring 1,200 new employees and awarding the highest bonuses in its history.
12800 Tuckahoe Creek Parkway
Richmond, VA 23238
2009 revenue ($ millions): 7,470
Website: www.carmax.com
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Is CarMax a great employer, or what?
U.S. employees 13,436
Employees outside U.S. 0
New jobs (1 year) 323
% job growth (1 year) 3%
% voluntary turnover 11%
Applicants 182,078
Job openings (as of 1/7/11) 1,035
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Most common job (hourly):
Sales Consultants
Paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership No
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
% minorities 42%
% women 25%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 49
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 46
From the Feb. 7, 2011 issue
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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