Fortune 1000 rank: 20Best Companies rank: 9No. of U.S. employees:
13,764Most common salaried job:
Other Exempt (Analysts, Program Analysts, Associates, and Professional Non-Exempt)Avg. pay in that job:
$137,000What makes it so great?
It was a rough year for Wall Street, but Goldman had record sales and profits. Comp and benefits rose 23% from the previous year, to $20.19 billion. NEXT: Microsoft