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A pioneer in environmental stewardship, Patagonia encourages employees to protest and take political stands too. They come to work “with a sense of greater purpose and conviction,” says one. 

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Company Info

Rank last year-
Years on list
6
HQ location
Ventura, Calif.
Employees1,547
Job openings (as of February 2019)169
Industry
Retail
Revenue, 2018 or most recent year ($M)-
Year founded
1973
Type of organization
Private
Number of work sites33
Websitehttp://www.patagonia.com

Perks

100% health coverage
yes
Unlimited sick days
no
Telecommuting
no
Job sharing
no
Subsidized childcare
yes
Compressed work weeks
yes
Fully-paid sabbaticals
yes
On-site fitness/subsidized gym
yes
On-site medical care facility
no
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

% Minorities20%
% African-American/Black1%
% Asian5%
% Caucasian/White77%
% Hispanic/Latino11%
% Native American/Alaska Native1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity3%

Paid Time Off

General PTO18
# Sick days
9

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 growth19%
# of job applicants31,260
Avg. # of applicants per opening185
# New graduates hired22