20172016201520142013
Salaried employees56,30055,30055,30018,10017,600
Salaried employee growth1.8%0.0%205.5%2.8%14.4%
Salaried employees % of total employment32.0%31.3%33.0%20.1%20.1%
Hourly employees119,800121,500112,50071,90069,800
Hourly employee growth-1.4%8.0%56.5%3.0%4.9%
Hourly employees % of total employment68.0%68.7%67.0%79.9%79.9%
Total employment176,100176,800167,80090,00087,400
Total employment growth-0.4%5.4%86.4%3.0%6.7%

Notes:Part-time associates work an average of less than 35 hours per week, and their numbers fluctuate during seasonal holidays