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Highest pay
Salaried employees at these Best Companies enjoy the highest average compensation.
Company Average
annual pay*
Bingham McCutchen $211,017
Arnold & Porter $194,575
Alston & Bird $190,135
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Best companies by state
These states are headquarters for the highest number of America's Top Employers.
State No. of top employers
California 13
Texas 13
New York 9
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Job growth
Quicken added jobs at the fastest rate last year, but FedEx added the most jobs total: 10,187.
Company % job growth
Quicken Loans 68%
Google 60%
Healthways 42%
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Best benefits
These companies have the best benefit options.
Child care: Arkansas Children's Hospital
Telecommuting: Cisco Systems
Work-life balance: Edward Jones
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How we pick the 100 best
To pick the 100 Best Companies to Work for, Fortune partners with Great Place to Work Institute® to conduct the most extensive employee survey in corporate America. Of some 1,500 firms that were contacted, 407 companies participated in this year's survey. Nearly 100,000 employees at those companies responded to a 57-question survey created by the Great Place to Work Institute®, a global research and consulting firm with offices in 30 countries. More

100 Best Companies to Work For 

1 Boston Consulting Group 11 1,543
2 Nugget Markets 12 1,322
3 Umpqua Bank 13 1,788
4 David Weekley Homes 17 1,450
5 Arnold & Porter 19 1,272
6 American Century Investments 22 1,694
7 American Fidelity Assurance 24 1,376
8 Shared Technologies 25 1,401
9 Stew Leonard's 26 2,282
10 Alston & Bird 31 1,762
11 Rackspace Managed Hosting 32 1,443
12 TDIndustries 35 1,595
13 Johnson Financial Group 37 1,259
14 Kimley-Horn & Associates 38 2,368
15 Robert W. Baird 39 2,093
16 Bingham McCutchen 41 1,652
17 Plante & Moran 44 1,522
18 Griffin Hospital 49 1,133
19 Camden Property Trust 50 1,894
20 FactSet Research Systems 52 1,102
21 Vision Service Plan 53 2,052
22 Perkins Coie 55 1,629
23 Scottrade 58 1,584
24 EOG Resources 64 1,388
25 Russell Investments 65 1,267
26 Nixon Peabody 66 1,728
27 David Evans & Associates 73 1,085
28 Southern Ohio Medical Center 75 2,032
29 National Instruments 79 2,353
From the February 4, 2008 issue
We define large companies here as having more than 10,000 employees. Midsized companies have 2,500 to 10,000 and small companies have less than 2,500.
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 2006 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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