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Carfax Company Culture

Carfax Culture

This score is derived from employee ratings & reviews
4.3/5
Carfax's Overall Culture is rated A-

Top Rated Culture Dimensions

Carfax CEO

Top 5%Top 5% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
Dick Raines Carfax's CEO
Dick Raines
80 /100

Diversity at Carfax

Bottom 25%Bottom 25% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
D+

Diverse employees at Carfax have rated Perks And Benefits, Happiness, and Environment as the highest categories they have scored

Women at Carfax

Bottom 15%Bottom 15% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
D

Women at Carfax have rated CEO Rating, Environment, and Perks And Benefits as the highest categories they have scored

Carfax eNPS

Net Promoter Score tracks your employees' overall score to this question: "On a scale from 0-10, how likely are you to recommend working at your company to a friend?"
Top 50%Top 50% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably

Recommend to a Friend?

12

Carfax employees are 12% more likely to recommend Carfax as a great place to work

40%Promoters
32%Passives
28%Detractors

Working at Carfax

Working at Carfax is rated highly by 29 employees, across various culture aspects.

Overall Company Culture at Carfax

A-

Overall Company Culture at Carfax is rated A-

Last updated 12 days ago

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Carfax ranks in the Top 15% of other companies on Comparably with 501-1,000 Employees for Overall Company Culture Score

Overall Company Culture Score by Department

This graph details how each department scores their Overall Company Culture

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Design38

Carfax Employee Reviews

Out of 14 Carfax employee reviews, 50% were positive. The remaining 50% were constructive reviews with the goal of helping Carfax improve their work culture.

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Positive Reviews50%
Constructive Feedback50%

Positive Reviews From Carfax Employees

  • What did you like most about the interview process?
    Well not the person heading up HR
    Anonymous Review
  • What are some of the best things about your team?
    Willingness to come together for each other. Team first attitude.
    Anonymous Review
  • What is most positive about the culture and environment at your company?
    Strives for a good work-life balance. Relaxed dress code and corp culture.
    Anonymous Review

Constructive Feedback From Carfax Employees

  • Why do you feel undervalued and what would make you feel better about your compensation?
    Better matching, 100% health coverage, fewer RSU's, and more merit-based salary % increase.
    Anonymous Review
  • What does the leadership team need to get better at?
    Having integrity and supporting their teams.
    Anonymous Review

Carfax Company Information

Carfax Company Overview

Shop for a used car with the right history on carfax.com. Buy with confidence with CARFAX vehicle history reports. Show Me the CARFAX!

Carfax Mission & Values

Building products that helps millions of people shop, buy, own and sell used cars with more confidence - that's the CARFAX mission! We understand that being a leader in the tech space requires building and keeping a talented team through unwavering dedication to employee satisfaction. We invest in cutting-edge tools and unique office comforts to ensure Team CARFAX enjoys the best that some of the leading Silicon Valley companies have to offer, yet in our own unique work environment.

Dick Raines Carfax's CEO
Dick Raines
80 /100

CEO & Founding Date

Carfax was founded in 1984 and its current CEO is Dick Raines. Since its inception 38 years ago, Carfax has grown to 840 employees.

Headquarter5860 Trinity Parkway, Suite 600
Centreville, VA 20120
United States of America
Websitewww.carfax.com/
Founding Date1984
Tel703-934-2664
Company StatusPrivate
Jobsjobs.jobvite.com/careers/carfax/p/main?__jvst=CARFAX%20Career%20Site
Social Sites

Carfax Employees

Carfax has 840 employees. 29 employees at Carfax have reviewed Carfax across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was 12 days ago.

Overall, the 29 Carfax employees give their leadership a grade of B, or Top 25% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at Carfax are pleased with their total compensation at Carfax, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at Carfax are pleased with their team. 29 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers a B-. The majority believe the meetings at Carfax are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at Carfax believe the environment at Carfax is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at Carfax is comfortably fast. About 80% of the employees at Carfax work 8 hours or less, while 10% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at Carfax are happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

Carfax Competitors

Carfax competitors include CarGurus, AutoTrader, CARS.COM, and TrueCar. Carfax ranks 2nd in Overall Culture Score on Comparably vs its competitors. See below how Carfax compares to its competitors with CEO Rankings, Product & Services, NPS, Pricing, Customer Services, Overall Culture Score, eNPS, Gender and Diversity Scores.

  1. #1
    CarGurus' Logo
    CarGurus
    4.7/5
  2. #2
    Carfax's Logo
    Carfax
    4.3/5
  3. #3
    AutoTrader's Logo
    AutoTrader
    4.2/5
  4. #4
    CARS.COM's Logo
    CARS.COM
    3.8/5
  5. #5
    TrueCar's Logo
    TrueCar
    2.8/5

Carfax Salaries

How much does Carfax pay?

How much do people at Carfax get paid? See the latest salaries by department and job title. The average estimated annual salary, including base and bonus, at Carfax is $93,687, or $45 per hour, while the estimated median salary is $86,235, or $41 per hour.

At Carfax, the highest paid job is an IT Manager at $259,410 annually and the lowest is an Admin Assistant at $47,189 annually. Average Carfax salaries by department include: IT at $137,592, Finance at $92,529, Customer Support at $64,645, and Sales at $136,047. Half of Carfax salaries are above $86,235.

15 employees at Carfax rank their Compensation in the Top 30% of similar sized companies in the US (based on 45 ratings) while 14 employees at Carfax rank their Perks And Benefits in the Top 25% of similar sized companies in the US (based on 15 ratings).

Last updated months ago.

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1st Percentile
$56k
$56k1st Percentile
17th Percentile
$72k
$72k17th Percentile
33rd Percentile
$86k
$86k33rd Percentile
50th Percentile
$136k
$136k50th Percentile
67th Percentile
$196k
$196k67th Percentile
83rd Percentile
$259k
$259k83rd Percentile
100th Percentile
$263k
$263k100th Percentile
$93,687*
Average Compensation
$86,235*
Median Compensation

* Estimated salaries Estimated salaries are based on data provided anonymously by employees and/or estimated by other statistical methods.

Carfax Salaries by Department

Carfax Salary Averages by Department

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Admin
$55,238
Admin$55,238
Business Development
$94,638
Business Development$94,638
Customer Support
$64,645
Customer Support$64,645
Design
$95,446
Design$95,446
Engineering
$104,372
Engineering$104,372
Finance
$92,529
Finance$92,529
HR
$107,803
HR$107,803
IT
$137,592
IT$137,592
Legal
$217,519
Legal$217,519
Marketing
$100,437
Marketing$100,437
Operations
$125,135
Operations$125,135
Product
$170,470
Product$170,470
Sales
$136,047
Sales$136,047

Carfax Benefits

Financial Benefits

  • 401K / Retirement Plan

Office Perks

  • Free Food
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