100 Best Companies to Work For
CH2M Hill
Rank: 80 (2005 rank: N.A.)
  
Headquarters: Denver, CO
Industry: Engineering, Construction
Large Companies Rank: 26
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 3,100
U.S. Sites: 304
Website: http://www.ch2m.com
What makes it so great?
Ownership breeds loyalty at this employee-owned engineering firm, which tackles big projects like the demolition of nuclear plants. Nearly two-thirds of employees have been here ten years, 10% more than 20 years.
U.S. employees 17,770
Employees outside U.S. 2,478
% minorities 15
% women 29
New jobs (1 year) 5,533
% job growth (1 year) 48
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 5
% voluntary turnover 8
Applicants 48,474
Most common job (salaried) Associate Engineer $65,502
Most common job (hourly) Administrative Assistant 3 $41,616
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.