100 Best Companies to Work For
Plante & Moran
Rank: 12 (2005 rank: 41)
  
Headquarters: Southfield, MI
Industry: Consulting Services
Small Companies Rank: 4
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 196
U.S. Sites: 17
Website: http://www.plantemoran.com
What makes it so great?
Bad bosses beware: The goal is a "jerk-free" workforce at this accounting firm, where the staff is encouraged to live by the Golden Rule and abide by the credo "Speak up! If it's not right, we'll change it."
U.S. employees 1,356
Employees outside U.S. 0
% minorities 5
% women 56
New jobs (1 year) 102
% job growth (1 year) 9
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 60
% voluntary turnover 14
Applicants 6,000
Most common job (salaried) Auditor $65,000
Most common job (hourly) Secretary $32,600
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.