100 Best Companies to Work For
Bingham McCutchen
Rank: 82 (2005 rank: 78)
  
Headquarters: Boston, MA
Industry: Legal Services
Small Companies Rank: 25
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 566
U.S. Sites: 10
Website: http://www.bingham.com
What makes it so great?
You won't go unnoticed at this national law firm. The company fetes the nonlawyer population with staff-appreciation week and gives gift baskets for new babies (70 last year) and weddings (60 last year).
U.S. employees 1,542
Employees outside U.S. 47
% minorities 30
% women 68
New jobs (1 year) -6
% job growth (1 year) 0
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 100
% voluntary turnover 16
Applicants 7000+
Most common job (salaried) Associate $173,391
Most common job (hourly) Legal Secretary $63,821
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.