100 Best Companies to Work For
Texas Instruments
Rank: 83 (2005 rank: 86)
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Headquarters: Dallas, TX
Industry: Semiconductors and Other Electronic Components
Large Companies Rank: 27
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 12,580
U.S. Sites: 53
Website: http://www.ti.com
What makes it so great?
This high-tech pioneer supports diversity through 30 employee-networking groups. Among them: "lesbian and gay employee network," "Christian Values Initiative," and "Muslim Initiative," as well as other affinity groups.
U.S. employees 16,102
Employees outside U.S. 18,710
% minorities 34
% women 25
New jobs (1 year) -1076
% job growth (1 year) -6
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 43
% voluntary turnover 5
Applicants 41,481
Most common job (salaried) Electrical Design Engineer $111,752
Most common job (hourly) Wafer Fab Specialist $38,115
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.