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    12. Scottrade

    Rank: 12 (Previous rank: 27)
    What makes it so great?
    Discount stockbroker thrives by going against the grain: Its brokers offer no advice to customers and do not work on commission. Its workplace bucks trends too -- no one has ever been laid off, and no office has ever been closed.
    12800 Corporate Hill Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63131
    2009 revenue ($ millions): 863
    Website: www.scottrade.com
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    U.S. employees 2,884
    Employees outside U.S. 0
    New jobs (1 year) 450
    % job growth (1 year) 19%
    % voluntary turnover 6%
    Applicants 65,529
    Job openings (as of 1/7/11) N.A.
    Pay Avg. annual pay*
    Most common job (salaried):
    Branch Manager
    Most common job (hourly):
    Paid sabbaticals No
    Onsite child care No
    100% health-care coverage No
    Onsite fitness center Yes
    Subsidized gym membership Yes
    Job sharing program No
    Compressed workweek Yes
    Telecommuting No
    % minorities 24%
    % women 33%
    Has nondiscrimination policy
    that includes sexual orientation?
    Offers domestic partner benefits
    for same-sex couples?
    Professional training  
    Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 120
    Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 82
    From the Feb. 7, 2011 issue
    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 2009 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees, except job openings, which are worldwide.
    * 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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