100 Best Companies to Work For
Morrison & Foerster
Rank: 88 (2005 rank: 91)
  
Headquarters: San Francisco, CA
Industry: Legal Services
Small Companies Rank: 26
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 594
U.S. Sites: 13
Website: http://www.mofo.com
What makes it so great?
One of the nation's premier law firms, MoFo pays well - $172,000 is the average base salary for lawyers, $60,334 for legal secretaries. Each year it funds every employee's 401(k) account with 5% of total compensation.
U.S. employees 2,145
Employees outside U.S. 298
% minorities 32
% women 59
New jobs (1 year) 58
% job growth (1 year) 3
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 40
% voluntary turnover 15
Applicants 10,544
Most common job (salaried) Associate Attorney $182,905
Most common job (hourly) Legal Secretary $67,800
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. Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees. Revenues are for 2004 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.