100 Best Companies to Work For
American Fidelity Assurance
Rank: 35 (2005 rank: 34)
  
Headquarters: Oklahoma City, OK
Industry: Insurance: Life, Health (mutual)
Small Companies Rank: 13
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 628
U.S. Sites: 25
Website: http://www.afadvantage.com
What makes it so great?
Talk about a power lunch: The CEO at this family-owned insurance company has lunch with every new hire in groups of ten to 12 people. One-third of the workforce has been there more than ten years, 10% more than 20 years.
U.S. employees 1,385
Employees outside U.S. 0
% minorities 17
% women 69
New jobs (1 year) 12
% job growth (1 year) 1
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 34
% voluntary turnover 7
Applicants 3,500
Most common job (salaried) Account Manager (Sales Position) $51,540
Most common job (hourly) Representative, Customer Service II $31,743
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. Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees. Revenues are for 2004 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.