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30. Bingham McCutchen

Bingham McCutchen
Rank: 30 (Previous rank: 28)
What makes it so great?
Prima donnas and malicious jerks are practically unknown here. Yes, we're a law firm! I know, it's miraculous. That employee comment -- plus generous benefits -- explains why Bingham is an eight-year veteran of our list.
Headquarters:
One Federal Street
Boston, MA 02110
2010 revenue ($ millions): 873
Website: www.bingham.com
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Employees  
U.S. employees 1,489
Employees outside U.S. 212
Jobs  
New jobs (1 year) -96
% job growth (1 year) -7%
% voluntary turnover 9%
Applicants 7,070
Job openings (as of 1/2/12) 16
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Associate
$228,851
Most common job (hourly):
Legal Secretary
$77,481
Benefits  
Fully paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
Health  
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Work-life  
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
Diversity  
% minorities 30%
% women 60%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 175
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 40
From the Feb. 6, 2012 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 2010 or latest fiscal year. All data are from July 2011 and 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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