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40. SVB Financial Group

SVB Financial Group
Rank: 40 (Previous rank: N.A.)
What makes it so great?
At this Silicon Valley bank serving the tech, finance, and winery worlds, employees get to share warrants enabling them to participate in the equity offerings of its startup clients when they go public.
Headquarters:
3003 Tasman Drive
Santa Clara, CA 95054
2010 revenue ($ millions): 709
Website: www.svb.com
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Employees  
U.S. employees 1,349
Employees outside U.S. 7
Jobs  
New jobs (1 year) 108
% job growth (1 year) 9%
% voluntary turnover 7%
Applicants 14,261
Job openings (as of 1/2/12) 65
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Relationship Manager II
$123,882
Most common job (hourly):
Senior Operations Specialist
$49,160
Benefits  
Fully paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
Health  
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership No
Work-life  
Job sharing program No
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
Diversity  
% minorities 36%
% women 51%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 27
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 14
From the Feb. 6, 2012 issue
Notes:
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Revenues are for 2010 or latest fiscal year. All data are from July 2011 and based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of full-time salaried and hourly employees.
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