100 Best Companies to Work For
John Wiley & Sons
Rank: 90 (2005 rank: 95)
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Headquarters: Hoboken, NJ
Industry: Publishing, Printing
Small Companies Rank: 27
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 974
U.S. Sites: 7
Website: http://www.wiley.com
What makes it so great?
This book and journal publisher has an old-fashioned feel. Wiley family members (sixth and seventh generations) are still active in the 198-year-old company. Bucking the national trend, last year Wiley enhanced its pension plan.
U.S. employees 2,090
Employees outside U.S. 1,415
% minorities 23
% women 58
New jobs (1 year) 25
% job growth (1 year) 1
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 96
% voluntary turnover 10
Applicants 1,369
Most common job (salaried) Publisher Representative $56,015
Most common job (hourly) Editorial Assistant $30,314
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.