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The Boston Consulting Group
The Boston Consulting Group
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Rank: 4
Previous rank: 2
2011 revenue ($ millions): $3,550

What makes it so great?
The elite management consulting firm maintains work-life balance by issuing a "red zone report" to flag when individuals are working too many long weeks. New consultants can delay their start date by six months and receive $10,000 to volunteer at a nonprofit.

Headquarters:
Boston, MA
Website: www.bcg.com

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Employees
U.S. employees
2,314
Employees outside U.S.
6,300
Jobs
New jobs (1 year)
350
% job growth (1 year)
19%
% voluntary turnover
12%
Applicants
37,212
Job openings (as of 1/2/13)
1,000
Pay
Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Consultant
N.A.
Most common job (hourly):
Executive Assistant
N.A.
Fully paid sabbaticals
Yes
Onsite child care
No
Health
100% health-care coverage
Yes
Onsite fitness center
No
Subsidized gym membership
No
Work-life
Job sharing program
Yes
Compressed workweek
Yes
Telecommuting
Yes
Diversity
% minorities
27%
% women
44%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Yes
Professional training
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.):
100
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.):
40
From the Feb. 4, 2013 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 2011 or latest fiscal year. All data are from July 2012 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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