What makes it so great? Hard-working employees at the biotech leader also get lots of time to recharge: Vacation begins accruing upon starting, totaling three weeks after one year, plus an additional 17 paid holidays—the highest on the list.
Headquarters: Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Top 3 (of 11) U.S. locations: Thousand Oaks , West Greenwich , Boulder
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.