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Rackspace Hosting
Rackspace Hosting
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Rank: 34
Previous rank: 74
2011 revenue ($ millions): $1,025

What makes it so great?
The IT cloud company's stock jumped from $43 to $74 in 2012âÄîgood news for employees, all of whom get stock options upon being hired. The company also rewards top sales performers with free weekend trips.

Headquarters:
San Antonio, TX
Website: www.rackspace.com

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Employees
U.S. employees
3,571
Employees outside U.S.
877
Jobs
New jobs (1 year)
650
% job growth (1 year)
22%
% voluntary turnover
12%
Applicants
68,050
Job openings (as of 1/2/13)
232
Pay
Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Linux Administrator I
$47,533
Most common job (hourly):
Customer Service Technician I
$34,216
Fully paid sabbaticals
Yes
Onsite child care
No
Health
100% health-care coverage
Yes
Onsite fitness center
Yes
Subsidized gym membership
Yes
Work-life
Job sharing program
No
Compressed workweek
Yes
Telecommuting
Yes
Diversity
% minorities
33%
% women
22%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.):
40
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.):
40
From the Feb. 4, 2013 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 2011 or latest fiscal year. All data are from July 2012 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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