What makes it so great? CEO John Chambers held this network-equipment provider together after the dot-com bubble burst, and 2006 saw record sales and a 60% jump in the stock. (Virtually all employees are shareholders.)
Headquarters: San Jose
Top 3 (of 128) U.S. locations: San Jose, Research Triangle Park , Boxborough
Has nondiscrimination policy that includes sexual orientation?
From the January 22, 2007 issue
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 2005 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 salaried and hourly employees.