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The real estate owner and operator is known for a lighthearted corporate culture that has seen executives willing to poke fun at themselves and others at company events and celebrations. But employees say bosses here actually listen to feedback—and add that there’s a corporate emphasis on the concept of “why” when it comes to leaders explaining their decisions to their subordinates. There are also perks to working for an apartment landlord; 44% of employees live in Camden-owned apartments and take advantage of a 20% rent-discount benefit that collectively saves them more than $1.9 million per year.

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Company Info

Employees and job openings are U.S.-only.
Rank last year19
Years on list
13
HQ location
Houston
Employees1,663
Job openings (as of February 2020)105
Industry
Real Estate
Revenue, 2019 or most recent year ($M)$1,062
Year founded
1982
Type of organization
Public
Number of work sites171
Websitehttps://www.camdenliving.com

Perks

100% health coverage
no
Unlimited sick days
no
Telecommuting
yes
Job sharing
no
Subsidized childcare
no
Compressed work weeks
no
Fully-paid sabbaticals
no
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

% Women44.9%
% Minorities54%
% African-American/Black14.5%
% Asian2%
% Caucasian/White45.9%
% Hispanic/Latino34.2%
% Native American/Alaska Native0.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.5%
% Two or more races2.5%
% Unknown ethnicity0.1%
Date info provided
Aug. 21, 2019

Paid Time Off

PTO limit (days)19
# Sick days
6

Compensation

Most common job (for salaried employee)
Community Manager
Avg. base pay (salaried)$70,158
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$16,266
Total pay for most common job (salaried)$86,424

Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

Full-time and part-time job growth2%
# of job applicants18,933
Avg. # of applicants per opening23
# New graduates hired32