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35. Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Co.

Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Co.
Rank: 35 (Previous rank: 56)
What makes it so great?
Motivated by a mission, well-compensated scientists work here to develop cancer-fighting treatments -- and are rewarded with rich pay and benefit packages rivaling those of top-tier drug companies.
Headquarters:
40 Landsdowne Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
2010 revenue ($ millions): N.A.
Website: www.millennium.com
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Employees  
U.S. employees 1,311
Employees outside U.S. 1
Jobs  
New jobs (1 year) 40
% job growth (1 year) 3%
% voluntary turnover 5%
Applicants 14,128
Job openings (as of 1/2/12) 50
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Senior Oncology Specialist
N.A.
Most common job (hourly):
Administrative Coordinator
N.A.
Benefits  
Fully paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
Health  
100% health-care coverage No
Onsite fitness center No
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Work-life  
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek Yes
Telecommuting Yes
Diversity  
% minorities 25%
% women 54%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 34
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): N.A.
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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