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Company Info

Rank last year48
Years on list
22
HQ location
San Jose, Calif.
Employees37,352
Job openings (as of February 2019)2,814
Industry
Information Technology
Revenue, 2018 or most recent year ($M)$49,330
Year founded
1984
Type of organization
Public
Number of work sites148
Websitehttp://www.cisco.com

Perks

100% health coverage
no
Unlimited sick days
no
Telecommuting
yes
Job sharing
yes
Subsidized childcare
yes
Compressed work weeks
no
Fully-paid sabbaticals
no
On-site fitness/subsidized gym
yes
On-site medical care facility
yes
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
yes
Health insurance for part-timers
yes
Sick days for part-timers
yes
College tuition reimbursement
yes
Student loan debt repayment
no
Medical facility at all locations
no

Diversity

% Minorities45%
% African-American/Black3%
% Asian35%
% Caucasian/White51%
% Hispanic/Latino5%
% Native American/Alaska Native-
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
% Two or more races1%
% Unknown ethnicity4%

Paid Time Off

General PTO36
# Sick days-

Compensation

Most common job (for salaried employee)-
Avg. base pay (salaried)-
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
Total pay for most common job (salaried)-

Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

Full-time and part-time job growth3%
# of job applicants345,909
Avg. # of applicants per opening55
# New graduates hired606