Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 2

USAA

San Antonio, Texas [South Central]
http://www.usaa.com
http://www.usaa.apply2jobs.com

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 3 for training, No. 5 for retention
When asked what they like most about working at this San Antonio-based provider of financial services for the military community, employees often cite the sense of purpose and pride they get from helping military families. There are generous benefits and workplace amenities as well, from a comprehensive medical plan that's subsidized up to 85% to holiday parties for employees' children. IT workers connect with like-minded individuals for mentoring, growth and fun through grassroots employee communities such as Nexus for recent hires and VetNet for military veterans.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 1

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 24,547

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 2,249

IT employee turnover in 2012: 5%

IT promotions in 2012: 17%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 4

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $2,219

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 25%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 25%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 25%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 36%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 25%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 37%