Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 27

American Fidelity Assurance Co.

Oklahoma City, Okla. [South Central]
http://www.afadvantage.com
http://www.afadvantage.com/careers.aspx

Why you want to work there

A "promote from within" policy assures IT staffers at this Oklahoma City-based health and insurance company that they will be considered first for job openings and other advancement opportunities. Other pluses include flexible work schedules, an on-site fitness center, discounts on tickets to movies and sporting events, an award-winning wellness program and a range of community-oriented activities such as food drives and blood drives.

Rank by company size:
Small, No. 6

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 1,600

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 148

IT employee turnover in 2011: 5%

IT promotions in 2011: 5%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $2,277

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 32%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 25%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 35%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 17%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 21%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 16%