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97. Accenture
Accenture
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 97 (Previous rank: N.A.)
What makes it so great?
Every employee of this consulting company is assigned a career counselor -- and he or she then has thousands of courses to choose from. Average training is 78 hours a year per person.
Headquarters: 1345 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10105
2007 revenue ($ millions): 23,387
Employees  
U.S. employees 32,318
Employees outside U.S. 141,575
Jobs  
New jobs (1 year) 2,176
% job growth (1 year) 7%
% voluntary turnover 12%
Applicants 66,000
No. of job openings (as of Jan. 13, 2009) Thousands
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Consultant
$83,900
Most common job (hourly):
Level E/Analyst Programmer
$61,400
Benefits  
Paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
Health  
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Work-life  
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
Diversity  
% minorities 35%
% women 40%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 76
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 76
From the February 2, 2009 issue
Notes:
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Revenues are for 2007 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of full-time salaried and hourly employees.
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