25 top-paying companies

Associates at Bingham McCutchen take home an average $211,017 total compensation annually. See which other top employers offer big paychecks.

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It may be tough to get hired here, but once they're in, employees enjoy what is quite possibly the best benefits package in business: free breakfast, lunch and dinner at 17 gourmet cafes; a subsidy for buying a fuel-efficient car and free shuttle service to and from work.

As if the outstanding perks weren't enough, the compensation packages are also top notch. All employees are eligible for annual merit increases based on individual and company performance, plus bonus and equity. And, of course, there are the stock options (the share price cracked the $700 mark in 2007).
Last updated January 22 2008: 3:23 PM ET

Bingham McCutchen

Arnold & Porter

Alston & Bird

Shared Technologies

Nixon Peabody

Devon

Perkins Coie

EOG

Adobe

Goldman Sachs

Boston Consulting

Cisco

NetApp

Kimley-Horn

eBay

Robert W. Baird

TI

MITRE

Yahoo

S.C. Johnson

OhioHealth

Chesapeake

Publix

SAS

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