Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 2, Large


San Antonio, Texas [South Central]

Why you want to work there

With patents for 493 inventions issued between 2010 and 2014, this San Antonio-based company has a record of innovation, and leadership makes an effort to recognize staff-generated ideas. Employees at USAA, which provides financial services to people in the armed services community, say they enjoy their mission-driven work and sense of purpose. In keeping with that mission, USAA trains and hires veterans through a program called VetFIT.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 27,348

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 2,605

IT employee turnover in 2014: 5%

IT promotions in 2014: 12%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 4

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $3,533