100 Best Companies to Work For
Nugget Markets
Rank: 33 (2005 rank: N.A.)
  
Headquarters: Woodland, CA
Industry: N/A
Small Companies Rank: 12
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 221
U.S. Sites: 11
Website: http://www.nuggetmarket.com
What makes it so great?
Even the baggers benefit at this Northern California supermarket chain. There's no premium for full health insurance, family coverage is $1 a week, and employees are offered a pension plus a 401(k) plan.
U.S. employees 1,091
Employees outside U.S. 0
% minorities 34
% women 42
New jobs (1 year) 61
% job growth (1 year) 10
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 25
% voluntary turnover 9
Applicants 6,000
Most common job (salaried) Store Director $113,671
Most common job (hourly) Checker $33,710
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.