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The 35-year old video game manufacturer gives employees service anniversary awards, which include classic game controllers themed according to years of employment, swords, shields, and a crown a king would be proud of. The company also doles out cold, hard cash bonuses to employees and their spouses and domestic partners for daily steps tracked on Fitbits.

Company Info

CEO/Top Executive
Robert A. Kotick
Rank last year-
# of years on list-
F500 Rank-
Industry
Media
Year founded1,979
Type of organization
Public
Revenue (2014 or most recent year)
$4.6 billion
Web addresshttp://www.activisionblizzard.com
Total US employees4,453
Full-Time jobs added in last year114
Number of work sites-

Perks

Offers compressed work weeks
no
Offers fully-paid sabbaticals
no
Offers paid time off for volunteering
no
Onsite fitness center
yes
Discounted gym memberships
yes
Onsite medical care facility
no
Offers college tuition reimbursement to employees
yes

Diversity

% Women17.90%
% Minorities31.21%
% African-American1.57%
% Asian16.01%
% Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander0.43%
% Caucasian or White67.95%
% Hispanic/Latino9.93%
% Native American/Alaska Native0.43%
% Two or more races2.85%
Same-Sex Benefits
yes
Non-discrimination policy
yes

Paid Time Off

Holidays
14
Vacation
10
Sick days
5
General PTO-

Compensation

Most common job (hourly)
Game Master
Avg. base pay (for hourly employee)-
Avg. extra comp. (for hourly employee)-
Most common job (salaried)-
Avg. base pay (for salaried employee)-
Avg. extra comp (for salaried employee)-

Hiring/Staffing

FT voluntary turnover9.00%
# of job applicants64,747
Avg. # of applicants per opening64
# of jobs filled1,539
Jobs filled internally333
% of jobs filled by referral33.00%
# new graduates hired218
# of job openings (as of Feb. 2015)1,150