- 188 - Average number of employees in 2005 (median = 67)
- 128 - Average number of full-time employees in 2005 (median = 55)
- 61 - Average number of part-time employees in 2005 (median = 3)
- 17% - % Average employee turnover for 2007 Inner City 100 vs. 20.2% for US1
- 55% - White
- 45% - Minority
- 50% - Male
- 50% - Female
Breakdown of Minority Workforce:
- 19% - Black
- 17% - Latino
- 4% - Asian or Pacific Islander
- 1% - Arab or Middle Eastern
- 1% - Native American or Indian
- 1% - Mixed Ethnicity
- 1% - Other
According to ICIC's State of the Inner City Economies (SICE) project, inner city populations are 81% minority compared to 31% of the population in surrounding metropolitan statistical areas.
Division of Labor:
- 5% - Senior management
- 28% - Mid-level / skilled
- 67% - Rank & file
Inner City 100 Employee Attributes:
31% of all Inner City 100 employees live in the inner city, including 34% of all "rank & file" employees, 28% of all mid-level/skilled employees, and 20% of all senior management. According to ICIC's State of the Inner City Economies project, just 22% of all inner city jobs overall are held by inner-city residents.
- One in five CEOs said that at least 25% of their employees were immigrants to the United States.
- 15% said that at least a quarter of their workforce did not speak English as their primary language.
- 31% of Inner City 100 companies have employed people who have been incarcerated.
Wages & Salaries:
- $15.22 - Average hourly wage (median = $13.36)
- $48,126 - Average annual salary (median = $45,600)
ICIC's research shows that in 2003, the average salary for jobs located in the inner city was $39,000, competitive with the average for the rest of metropolitan areas in the US at $41,400.2
Employer Subsidized Benefits:
- 99% - Health Plan
- 82% - 401k
- 66% - Life Insurance
- 47% - Disability
- 40% - Tuition Reimbursement
- 58% - Business Skills Training
- 47% - Flextime
- 32% - Telecommuting
- 32% - Employee Assistance Program
- 78% - Bonus Plan
- 38% - Pay-for-Performance
- 38% - Profit-Sharing
1Bureau of Labor Statistics data, 2004, http://www.
2 State of the Inner City Economies (SOICE), 2003.
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