Best Places to Work in IT 2009 Employer Profile

No. 84

Comerica Inc.

Dallas, Texas [South Central]
http://www.comerica.com
http://www.yourtalentconnection.com

Why you want to work there

This Dallas-based bank holding company, which has about 460 branches, puts a premium on its recognition program, which rewards employees immediately, monthly and quarterly. IT employees also have the opportunity to work alternative, flexible schedules. At the office, the dress code is business casual, and buildings have in-house cafeterias and other amenities such as dry cleaning. Each building is conveniently located, with easy access to freeways.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 47

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 10,537

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 817

IT employee turnover in 2008: 5%

IT promotions in 2008: 6%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2008: 8

Training budget per IT employee in 2008: $6,163

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 44%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 42%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 44%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 25%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 13%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 28%