100 Best Companies to Work For
Valassis
Rank: 69 (2005 rank: 100)
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Headquarters: Livonia, MI
Industry: Advertising, Marketing
Small Companies Rank: 21
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 1,044
U.S. Sites: 16
Website: http://www.valassis.com
What makes it so great?
The printer of Sunday newspaper inserts probably has more award programs than anyone - at least 50. The new Global Thinker honor awarded airfare for two to any place in the world, along with $3,000 for expenses.
U.S. employees 1,803
Employees outside U.S. 2,626
% minorities 16
% women 52
New jobs (1 year) 40
% job growth (1 year) 0
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 48
% voluntary turnover 6
Applicants 15,179
Most common job (salaried) Account Coordinator $50,082
Most common job (hourly) Press Operator $59,672
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.