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“You don’t have to check yourself in at the door” at this cloud-­services company, where employees praise the “relaxed” ­atmosphere and freedom of “individual expression.” That culture is still going strong, Rackspace says, even after the company changed ownership in November.

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Company Info

Rank last year-
Years on list
7
HQ location
San Antonio
Total employees6,184
Job openings (as of February 2017)178
Industry
Information Technology
Revenue (2016 or most recent year)
$2.0 billion
Year founded
1998
Type of organization
Private
Number of work sites9
Websitehttp://www.rackspace.com

Perks

100% health coverage
no
Unlimited sick days
no
Onsite fitness center
yes
Discounted gym memberships
no
Telecommuting
yes
Job sharing
no
Compressed work weeks
yes
Fully-paid sabbaticals
yes
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
yes
College tuition reimbursement
yes

Diversity

% Women23%
% Minorities34%
% African-American/Black4%
% Asian7%
% Caucasian/White60%
% Hispanic/Latino21%
% Native American/Alaska Native
<1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
<1%
% Two or more races
1%
% Unknown ethnicity
6%

Paid Time Off

General PTO28
Total PTO after 5 years
34
# Sick days
28
Max hours PTO for volunteering
24
General PTO for part-timers-
# Sick days for part-timers-

Compensation

Most common job (for salaried employee)
Confidential
Avg. base pay (salaried)-
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
Total pay for most common job (salaried)-
Most common job (for hourly employee)
Confidential
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 %36%
# of job applicants78,420
Avg. # of applicants per opening25
FT voluntary turnover18%
Jobs filled internally732
% Jobs filled by referral26
# New graduates hired20
Avg. college tuition reimbursed-

Training

Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)20
Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)13