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4. Wegmans Food Markets

Wegmans Food Markets
Rank: 4 (Previous rank: 3)
What makes it so great?
The family-owned grocery chain has made employee health a religion: More than 2,000 workers have enrolled in a free smoking-cessation program since 2009; this year it opened a new 24/7 health hotline.
1500 Brooks Ave
Rochester, NY 14624
2010 revenue ($ millions): 5,687
Website: www.wegmans.com
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U.S. employees 41,717
Employees outside U.S. 0
New jobs (1 year) 604
% job growth (1 year) 5%
% voluntary turnover 4%
Applicants 280,946
Job openings (as of 1/2/12) 884
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Store Department Manager
Most common job (hourly):
Store Customer Service
Fully paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center No
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
% minorities 18%
% women 53%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 65
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 65
From the Feb. 6, 2012 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 2010 or latest fiscal year. All data are from July 2011 and based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of full-time salaried and hourly employees.
**Worldwide total
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