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93. J. M. Smucker

J. M. Smucker
Rank: 93 (Previous rank: 47)
What makes it so great?
Employees love the family feeling at the foodmaker, which announced the closure of five plants at least a year in advance so workers could prepare.
One Strawberry Lane
Orrville, OH 44667
2009 revenue ($ millions): 4,605
Website: www.smuckers.com
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U.S. employees 4,157
Employees outside U.S. 558
New jobs (1 year) -174
% job growth (1 year) -4%
% voluntary turnover 3%
Applicants 21,000
Job openings (as of 1/7/11) N.A.
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Route Sales Representative
Most common job (hourly):
Consumer Communication Center Representative
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 17%
% women 34%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 160
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 160
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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