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99. Accenture

Accenture
Rank: 99 (Previous rank: 84)
What makes it so great?
Global consulting firm offers creative time-off options like "future leave," three-month unpaid sabbaticals to pursue personal interests.
Headquarters:
1345 Avenue Of The Americas
New York, NY 10105
2009 revenue ($ millions): 21,577
Website: www.accenture.com
 
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Employees  
U.S. employees 31,000
Employees outside U.S. 159,000
Jobs  
New jobs (1 year) 1,200
% job growth (1 year) 4%
% voluntary turnover N.A.
Applicants 88,000
Job openings (as of 1/7/11) 64,000
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Consulting Consultant
$83,500
Most common job (hourly):
Solutions Analyst Programmer
$66,500
Benefits  
Paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
Health  
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center No
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Work-life  
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
Diversity  
% minorities N.A.
% women 39%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 66
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 66
From the Feb. 7, 2011 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 2009 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees, except job openings, which are worldwide.
* 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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