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    The used-car retailer takes employee success seriously, assigning all new hires to mentors when they start. The “nurturing” work environment “helped me become a better person,” says one staffer. And the more than 40 average annual hours of training are “amazing.” Confidence is “instilled and constantly promoted.”

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    Company Info

    Rank last year85
    Years on list
    13
    HQ location
    Richmond
    Total employees22,447
    Job openings (as of February 2017)2,000
    Industry
    Retail
    Revenue (2016 or most recent year)-
    Year founded
    1993
    Type of organization
    Public
    Number of work sites170
    Websitehttp://www.carmax.com

    Perks

    100% health coverage
    no
    Unlimited sick days
    yes
    Onsite fitness center
    yes
    Discounted gym memberships
    yes
    Telecommuting
    yes
    Job sharing
    yes
    Compressed work weeks
    yes
    Fully-paid sabbaticals
    no
    Onsite medical care facility
    no
    Medical facility at all locations
    no
    Onsite childcare
    no
    Domestic partner benefits for same-sex couples
    yes
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
    yes
    Sick days for part-timers
    no
    Health insurance for part-timers
    no
    PTO for volunteering
    no
    College tuition reimbursement
    yes

    Diversity

    % Women24%
    % Minorities47%
    % African-American/Black21%
    % Asian4%
    % Caucasian/White52%
    % Hispanic/Latino17%
    % Native American/Alaska Native
    <1%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
    <1%
    % Two or more races
    5%
    % Unknown ethnicity
    1%

    Paid Time Off

    General PTO100,000
    Total PTO after 5 years
    Unlimited
    # Sick days
    Unlimited
    Max hours PTO for volunteering-
    General PTO for part-timers
    16
    # Sick days for part-timers-

    Compensation

    Most common job (for salaried employee)
    Purchasing Associate
    Avg. base pay (salaried)$51,000
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$4,500
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)$55,500
    Most common job (for hourly employee)
    Sales Consultant
    Avg. base pay (hourly)$18,000
    Avg. extra compensation (hourly)$26,000
    Total pay for most common job (hourly)$44,000
    Avg. monthly rate for onsite childcare-

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time job growth %1%
    # of job applicants246,049
    Avg. # of applicants per opening-
    FT voluntary turnover25%
    Jobs filled internally-
    % Jobs filled by referral36
    # New graduates hired19
    Avg. college tuition reimbursed-

    Training

    Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)44
    Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)55