Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 19

CSX

Jacksonville, Fla. [South Atlantic]
http://www.csx.com
http://www.csx.com/index.cfm/working-at-csx/

Why you want to work there

This Jacksonville, Fla.-based rail freight transportation company emphasizes professional and personal growth for its employees, offering training in soft and technical skills, job shadowing and mentoring programs, and opportunities to work cross-functionally on projects. CSX's ThanXs Awards program gives staffers and managers a way to recognize employee excellence, and the Corporate Citizenship Program gives employees a vehicle through which they can donate their talent and time to the community.

Editor's note: A data sorting error caused an incorrect rank by company size for CSX to appear when the chart below was first published. The error has been corrected.

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Rank by company size:
Large, No. 9

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 30,351

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 489

IT employee turnover in 2012: 3%

IT promotions in 2012: 12%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $1,125

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 24%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 30%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 21%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 31%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 22%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 35%