58. PricewaterhouseCoopers
What makes it so great?
The Big Four accounting firm quickly came to the aid of 43 employees impacted by Hurricane Katrina. It wired $4,000 to employeesí accounts and provided food, lodging, and transportation for three months.

Headquarters: New York
Top 3 (of 85) U.S. locations: New York , Boston , Tampa
2005 revenue ($ millions): 18,998
Website: www.pwc.com
U.S. employees 28,463
Employees outside U.S. 303
New jobs (1 year) 2,000
% job growth (1 year) 8
% voluntary turnover 13
Applicants 308,604
Most common job (salaried):
Manager/Supervisor
$86,307
Most common job (hourly):
Executive Assistant
$52,278
Job sharing program? Yes
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 135
Paid sabbaticals? Yes
100% health care coverage No
% minorities 31%
% women 48%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Yes
From the January 22, 2007 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 2005 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees.