Fortune 1000 rank: 107
Best Companies rank: 57
No. of U.S. employees: 136,863
Most common salaried job (Avg. Pay):
Store Manager ($103,981)
What makes it so great? Seniors have a good shot at getting a job at this chain, where nearly 22,000 associates over age 55 work at one of 882 supermarkets in five
Southeastern states. After one year all employees become stockholders.