Senior computer scientists at Adobe take home an average of $161,127 in total compensation annually. Which other Best Companies to Work For offer big paychecks?
Robert W. Baird
Robert W. Baird
Average total pay: $116,000
For: Financial Analyst*

Best companies rank: 38

This employee-owned investment adviser manages $12.8 billion in assets, mostly for corporate and institutional clients but also for wealthy individuals. Headquartered in Milwaukee, where nearly 1,000 employees work, Baird has 60 offices across the country.

Baird takes an egalitarian approach to compensation: The company pays bonuses to everyone, including noncommissioned staff, stock is broadly held by employees and senior management owns less than 20 percent of the company. Health insurance is tiered so that highly compensated employees pay higher premiums - 35 percent for the lowest-deductible plan - while lower-paid employees pay only 18 percent.

*Most common salaried job

Full list: 100 Best Companies to Work For

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25
Happy employees, loyal employees While companies are taking steps to lower turnover, employees are reaping the benefits. (more)
Life inside Google Google is famous for its unique company culture. Here's a quick peek at some of the fun. (more)
The perks of being a Googler Just how lavish are Google's benefits? Here's a sampling of what every employee, regardless of rank, gets. (more)
Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.
Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.