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    Leadership’s support for its people is “second to none” at the restaurant chain, where staff praise “warmhearted” management for “their amazing flexibility” and “keeping everyone positively motivated.” The company stresses employee development, and all external management hires start at a junior level to better learn the culture.

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    Company Info

    Rank last year98
    Years on list
    4
    HQ location
    Calabasas Hills, Calif.
    Total employees36,957
    Job openings (as of February 2017)2,300
    Industry
    Hospitality
    Revenue (2016 or most recent year)
    $2.1 billion
    Year founded
    1978
    Type of organization
    Public
    Number of work sites204
    Websitehttp://www.thecheesecakefactory.com

    Perks

    100% health coverage
    no
    Unlimited sick days
    no
    Onsite fitness center
    no
    Discounted gym memberships
    no
    Telecommuting
    yes
    Job sharing
    no
    Compressed work weeks
    no
    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
    yes
    Health insurance for part-timers
    yes
    PTO for volunteering
    no
    College tuition reimbursement
    yes

    Diversity

    % Women44%
    % Minorities61%
    % African-American/Black17%
    % Asian3%
    % Caucasian/White38%
    % Hispanic/Latino35%
    % Native American/Alaska Native
    <1%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
    1%
    % Two or more races
    5%
    % Unknown ethnicity
    1%

    Paid Time Off

    General PTO16
    Total PTO after 5 years
    32
    # Sick days
    5
    Max hours PTO for volunteering-
    General PTO for part-timers
    16
    # Sick days for part-timers
    5

    Compensation

    Most common job (for salaried employee)
    Restaurant Manager
    Avg. base pay (salaried)$62,968
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$5,770
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)$68,738
    Most common job (for hourly employee)
    Server
    Avg. base pay (hourly)$10,297
    Avg. extra compensation (hourly)$36,153
    Total pay for most common job (hourly)$46,450
    Avg. monthly rate for onsite childcare-

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time job growth %4%
    # of job applicants642,501
    Avg. # of applicants per opening23
    FT voluntary turnover35%
    Jobs filled internally-
    % Jobs filled by referral-
    # New graduates hired-
    Avg. college tuition reimbursed$2,200

    Training

    Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)320
    Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)153