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    53. Four Seasons Hotels

    Four Seasons Hotels
    Rank: 53 (Previous rank: 58)
    What makes it so great?
    Four Seasons, a fixture on this list, gets rave reviews from all levels of staffers; its hourly employees, making $30,000 a year, are especially vociferous. It helps that all stay free in any of its hotels, even in its ritziest locales.
    Headquarters:
    1165 Leslie Street
    Toronto, Ontario MC3 2K8
    2009 revenue ($ millions): 2,900
    Website: www.fourseasons.com
     
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    Employees  
    U.S. employees 11,729
    Employees outside U.S. 20,645**
    Jobs  
    New jobs (1 year) N.A.
    % job growth (1 year) N.A.
    % voluntary turnover 24%
    Applicants 2,677
    Job openings (as of 1/7/11) N.A.
    Pay Avg. annual pay*
    Most common job (salaried):
    Sales Manager
    $77,391
    Most common job (hourly):
    Guest Room Attendant
    $29,530
    Benefits  
    Paid sabbaticals No
    Onsite child care No
    Health  
    100% health-care coverage No
    Onsite fitness center Yes
    Subsidized gym membership Yes
    Work-life  
    Job sharing program No
    Compressed workweek Yes
    Telecommuting Yes
    Diversity  
    % minorities 67%
    % women 46%
    Has nondiscrimination policy
    that includes sexual orientation?
    Yes
    Offers domestic partner benefits
    for same-sex couples?
    Yes
    Professional training  
    Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 52
    Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 40
    From the Feb. 7, 2011 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 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.
    ** Number of full-time employees.
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