100 Best Companies to Work For
American Century Investments
Rank: 22 (2005 rank: 26)
  
Headquarters: Kansas City, MO
Industry: Financial Services
Small Companies Rank: 9
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 837
U.S. Sites: 12
Website: http://www.americancentury.com
What makes it so great?
This investment manager cares about the next generation. Since 1995 more than 40 employees have been reimbursed $262,000 for adoption expenses, and fertility treatments of up to $10,000 are available.
U.S. employees 1,778
Employees outside U.S. 0
% minorities 11
% women 49
New jobs (1 year) 0
% job growth (1 year) 0
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 41
% voluntary turnover 5
Applicants 10,524
Most common job (salaried) Programmer/Analyst Specialist $105,500
Most common job (hourly) Account Representative $28,700
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.