First American Financial Corporation

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    Every month, First American donates $1,000 to charity in the name of an employee who recently volunteered. Staff praise the “real sense of camaraderie” at the financial services company. “The people I work with are the best people I’ve gotten to know!” says one. “We are basically a family, and it makes me enjoy coming to work.” Read Great Place to Work review here.

    Company Info

    Rank last year82
    Years on list3
    HQ locationSanta Ana, Calif.
    Employees12301
    Job openings (as of February 2018)729
    IndustryFinancial Services & Insurance
    Revenue, 2017 or most recent year ($M)$5,575.8
    Year founded1889
    Type of organizationPublic
    Number of work sites711
    Websitewww.firstam.com

    Perks

    100% health coverageNo
    Unlimited sick days-
    TelecommutingYes
    Job sharingNo
    Subsidized childcareNo
    Compressed work weeksNo
    Fully-paid sabbaticalsNo
    On-site fitness/subsidized gym-
    On-site medical care facilityNo
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientationYes
    Health insurance for part-timersYes
    Sick days for part-timersNo
    College tuition reimbursementYes
    Student loan debt repaymentNo
    Medical facility at all locationsNo

    Diversity

    % Minorities26.84%
    % African-American/Black4.4%
    % Asian7.9%
    % Caucasian/White73%
    % Hispanic/Latino11.67%
    % Native American/Alaska Native1%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.79%
    % Two or more races1.5%
    % Unknown ethnicity-

    Paid Time Off

    General PTO25
    # Sick days-
    General PTO for part-timers-
    # Sick days for part-timers-

    Compensation

    Most common job (for salaried employee)Sales Representative
    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 growth6%
    # of job applicants55,014
    Avg. # of applicants per opening16
    FT voluntary turnover-
    Jobs filled internally10%
    Jobs filled by referral14%
    # New graduates hired-