First American Financial Corp.

100 Best Companies 2020-First American Financial
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    First American Financial, which provides title insurance to the real estate industry, understands that an employee-first culture is key to a healthy company. Which is why the company's programs include an employee-appreciation week every year, complete with free lunches and giveaways. With a total average compensation of $140,007 to its largest group of employees (sales representatives), pay at First American is in the top tier on our list. Read the Great Place to Work review.

    Company Info

    Rank last year83
    Years on list5
    HQ locationSanta Ana, Calif.
    Job openings (as of February 2020)587
    IndustryFinancial Services & Insurance
    Revenue, 2019 or most recent year ($M)$6,202
    Year founded1889
    Type of organizationPublic
    Number of work sites739


    100% health coverageNo
    Unlimited sick daysNo
    Job sharingNo
    Subsidized childcareNo
    Compressed work weeksNo
    Fully-paid sabbaticalsNo
    On-site fitness/subsidized gymYes
    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


    % Women68.4%
    % Minorities26.4%
    % African-American/Black3.8%
    % Asian7.7%
    % Caucasian/White72.4%
    % Hispanic/Latino11.7%
    % Native American/Alaska Native0.6%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.9%
    % Two or more races1.6%
    % Unknown ethnicity1.3%
    Date info providedJune 27, 2019

    Paid Time Off

    PTO limit (days)25
    # Sick days-


    Most common job (for salaried employee)Sales Representative
    Avg. base pay (salaried)$57,767
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$82,240
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)$140,007

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth-7%
    # of job applicants49,601
    Avg. # of applicants per opening22
    # New graduates hired-