Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 41, Large


Jacksonville, Fla. [South Atlantic]
CSX Corporation

Why you want to work there

CSX, a Jacksonville, Fla.-based rail freight transportation company, offers tech employees a career path program called the Technology Career Network, which highlights new opportunities, provides additional levels of growth within current positions and encourages upward movement within IT and other departments. Another professional development initiative, the Business Leadership Program, promotes core business management skills via mentoring programs, training, and employee recognition and award events.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 27,589

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 554

IT employee turnover in 2015: 13%

IT promotions in 2015: 5%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $783

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 10

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 20

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 90%