Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 52

Bank of America Corp.

Charlotte, N.C. [South Atlantic]
http://www.bankofamerica.com
http://careers.bankofamerica.com

Why you want to work there

IT employees don't toil in the shadows at this bank behemoth based in Charlotte, N.C. Two programs recognize employees who make outstanding contributions in innovation, patents and technology development. The company also sponsors an annual scholarship for talented high school girls in the U.S. who aspire to IT careers, and the bank's affinity group, Women in Technology, supports 13 chapters of female employees in the U.S. through development, outreach and networking opportunities.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 29

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 243,000

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 19,347

IT employee turnover in 2011: 3%

IT promotions in 2011: 4%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 2

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $233

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 29%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 26%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 31%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 42%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 35%

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