100 Best Companies to Work For
Yahoo
Rank: 73 (2005 rank: N.A.)
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Headquarters: Sunnyvale, CA
Industry: E-Companies
Midsized Companies Rank: 28
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 3,575
U.S. Sites: 24
Website: http://www.yahoo.com
What makes it so great?
The dot-com spirit lives at the Internet portal, which makes its debut on our list. Onsite amenities include massage, haircuts, dentistry, car wash, oil change, foosball, bocce, free lattes, and stock options for all.
U.S. employees 5,444
Employees outside U.S. 3,382
% minorities 40
% women 32
New jobs (1 year) 1,217
% job growth (1 year) 29
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 4
% voluntary turnover 10
Applicants 88,735
Most common job (salaried) Technical Yahoo, Senior $117,245
Most common job (hourly) Customer Care Agent 1 $34,761
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.