Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 1, Midsize

Credit Acceptance

Southfield, Mich. [North Central]
Credit Acceptance
Credit: Credit Acceptance

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 2 for retention, No. 5 for training
This Southfield, Mich., auto financing company values not only what its IT professionals accomplish, but how they accomplish it. Staffers are encouraged to be proactive and creative, and the IT team is proud of the positive relationships it has built with business users and leaders. A Credit Acceptance program called Workplace Heroes celebrates employees who inspire others with their achievements at work and in their personal lives. Team-building activities include an annual summer picnic, Ping-Pong tournaments, Super Bowl-related festivities and numerous community service opportunities.

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Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 1,406

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 126

IT employee turnover in 2015: 7%

IT promotions in 2015: 19%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $1,492

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 19

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 27

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 81%