Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 34

DTE Energy

Detroit, Mich. [North Central]
http://www.dteenergy.com
http://www.dteenergy.com/dteEnergyCompany/careers/

Why you want to work there

IT leaders at this Detroit-based natural gas and electric utility have an array of financial rewards to bestow on deserving staffers, including stock options, spot awards, and performance-based pay increases and bonuses. The company also has several employee recognition programs. Free parking in an enclosed area with climate-controlled walkways to the office complex is a welcome perk during chilly Detroit winters.

Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 8

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 9,677

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 496

IT employee turnover in 2011: 4%

IT promotions in 2011: 6%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $806

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 32%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 37%

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

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 32%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 34%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 32%