100 Best Companies to Work For
Russell Investment Group
Rank: 63 (2005 rank: N.A.)
  
Headquarters: Tacoma, WA
Industry: N/A
Small Companies Rank: 20
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 925
U.S. Sites: 9
Website: http://www.russell.com
What makes it so great?
The Tacoma headquarters of this investment services firm was designed to showcase views of Mount Rainier (73 staff members have scaled the peak). To prepare them, Russell installed a state-of-the-art fitness center.
U.S. employees 1,092
Employees outside U.S. 812
% minorities 12
% women 53
New jobs (1 year) 198
% job growth (1 year) 22
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 16
% voluntary turnover 16
Applicants 11,500
Most common job (salaried) Sales (Regional Directors) $574,373
Most common job (hourly) Office/Clerical Administrative Assistant (Project Coordinators) $44,130
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.