100 Best Companies to Work For
SAS Institute
Rank: 30 (2005 rank: 16)
  
Headquarters: Cary, NC
Industry: Computer Software
Midsized Companies Rank: 12
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 1,530
U.S. Sites: 44
Website: http://www.sas.com
What makes it so great?
This software developer offers fantastic benefits: 100% of health-insurance premiums, child care that costs just $300 a month, three weeks of vacation after one year, unlimited sick leave, and an onsite medical facility.
U.S. employees 5,118
Employees outside U.S. 4,426
% minorities 15
% women 47
New jobs (1 year) 70
% job growth (1 year) 1
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 25
% voluntary turnover 4
Applicants 57,614
Most common job (salaried) Systems Developer N.A.
Most common job (hourly) Office Administrator N.A.
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.