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    Cloud computing pioneer more than doubled its workforce in past three years via fun-laden events like an Oktoberfest-themed “Bring a Referral” happy hour and such referral rewards as two first-class round trip airline tickets to a destination of choice along with $5,000 in spending money. The company gets 58% of new hires from employee referrals. Salesforce also offers all employees 6 paid days off per year to volunteer, resulting in more than 800,000 hours in volunteer time given back to the community.

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    Company Info

    CEO/Top Executive
    Marc Benioff
    Rank last year7
    # of years on list7
    F500 Rank-
    Industry
    Information Technology
    Year founded1,999
    Type of organization
    Public
    Revenue (2014 or most recent year)
    $5.4 billion
    Web addresshttp://www.salesforce.com
    Total US employees10,146
    Full-Time jobs added in last year3,284
    Number of work sites-

    Perks

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

    Diversity

    % Women31.40%
    % Minorities29.31%
    % African-American1.93%
    % Asian21.40%
    % Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander0.28%
    % Caucasian or White65.07%
    % Hispanic/Latino3.60%
    % Native American/Alaska Native0.12%
    % Two or more races1.99%
    Same-Sex Benefits
    yes
    Non-discrimination policy
    yes

    Paid Time Off

    Holidays
    17
    Vacation
    15
    Sick days
    Unlimited
    General PTO-

    Compensation

    Most common job (hourly)-
    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 turnover21.00%
    # of job applicants421,676
    Avg. # of applicants per opening110
    # of jobs filled6,166
    Jobs filled internally680
    % of jobs filled by referral58.00%
    # new graduates hired224
    # of job openings (as of Feb. 2015)946