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Company City U.S. employees
Accenture Chicago 4,844
Boston Consulting Group Chicago 302
Burns & McDonnell Downers Grove 159
CarMax Chicago 1,285
Deloitte Chicago 3,548
Ernst & Young Chicago 1,691
Four Seasons Hotels Chicago 1,057
Goldman Sachs Chicago 698
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Chicago 543
KPMG Chicago 1,563
Northwest Community Hospital Arlington Heights (HQ) 3,181
Northwest Community Hospital Buffalo Grove 134
Northwest Community Hospital Schaumburg 36
Perkins Coie Chicago 138
Robert W. Baird Chicago 189
Starbucks Chicago 2,053
Whole Foods Market Chicago 1,428
From the February 2, 2009 issue
Company headquarters and top 3 locations by size are listed on state pages.
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 2007 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 full-time salaried and hourly employees.
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