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48. FactSet Research Systems
FactSet Research Systems
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 48 (Previous rank: N.A.)
What makes it so great?
Business is booming at financial-information provider. Employees get free lunch, 90% to 100% health insurance coverage, and 401(k) match of 100% for up to 4% of pay.
Headquarters: 601 Merritt 7
Norwalk, CT 6851
2008 revenue ($ millions): 576
Website: www.factset.com

Is FactSet Research Systems a great employer, or what?
FactSet Research Systems stats
U.S. employees 1,322
Employees outside U.S. 1,358
New jobs (1 year) 113
% job growth (1 year) 9%
% voluntary turnover 5%
Applicants 1,674
No. of job openings (as of Jan. 13, 2010) 70
Pay Avg. annual pay*
Most common job (salaried):
Software Engineer
Most common job (hourly):
Data Operator
Paid sabbaticals No
Onsite child care No
100% health-care coverage Yes
Onsite fitness center Yes
Subsidized gym membership Yes
Job sharing program Yes
Compressed workweek No
Telecommuting Yes
% minorities 25%
% women 31%
Has nondiscrimination policy
that includes sexual orientation?
Offers domestic partner benefits
for same-sex couples?
Professional training  
Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 70
Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 83
From the Feb. 8, 2010 issue
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 2008 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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