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Employees “get the impossible done” at the massive shipping ­company, where “hard work is consistently reflected in raises, bonuses, and promotions.” Workers here also praise the “great” benefits, which are extended to all employees, including each of the 115,844 part-timers in the U.S.

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Rank last year


Years on list


HQ location


Total employees


Job openings (as of February 2017)




Revenue (2016 or most recent year)

$50.4 billion

Year founded


Type of organization


Number of work sites


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Onsite fitness center
Fully-paid sabbaticals
Domestic partner benefits for same-sex couples
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
Sick days for part-timers
Health insurance for part-timers
College tuition reimbursement
does not offer
100% health coverage
Unlimited sick days
Discounted gym memberships
Job sharing
Compressed work weeks
Onsite medical care facility
Medical facility at all locations
Onsite childcare
PTO for volunteering
% Women28%
% Minorities49%
% African-American/Black29%
% Asian4%
% Caucasian/White51%
% Hispanic/Latino14%
% Native American/Alaska Native1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander< 1%
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity< 1%
Paid Time Off
General PTO20
Total PTO after 5 years25
# Sick days-
Max hours PTO for volunteering-
General PTO for part-timers10
# Sick days for part-timers-
Most common job (for salaried employee)Crew Member
Avg. base pay (salaried)-
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
Total pay for most common job (salaried)-
Most common job (for hourly employee)Courier/DOT
Avg. base pay (hourly)-
Avg. extra compensation (hourly)-
Total pay for most common job (hourly)-
Avg. monthly rate for onsite childcare-
Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)
Full-time job growth %3%
# of job applicants1,234,121
Avg. # of applicants per opening7
FT voluntary turnover700%
Jobs filled internally-
% Jobs filled by referral-
# New graduates hired-
Avg. college tuition reimbursed-
Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)31
Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)23

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