Alcon Laboratories Fort Worth (HQ) 3,034
Capital One Financial Plano 1,422
Container Store Coppell (HQ) 450
Container Store Houston 113
David Weekley Homes Houston (HQ) 563
David Weekley Homes Dallas 307
David Weekley Homes Austin 150
EOG Resources Houston (HQ) 410
EOG Resources Corpus Christi 123
EOG Resources Fort Worth 119
First Horizon National Irving 1,150
Men's Wearhouse Houston (HQ) 1,314
Methodist Hospital Sys. Houston (HQ) 10,152
National Instruments Austin (HQ) 2,038
SAS Institute Austin 89
TDIndustries Dallas (HQ) 827
TDIndustries Houston 248
TDIndustries San Antonio 103
Texas Instruments Dallas (HQ) 10,535
Texas Instruments Stafford 1,372
Texas Instruments Sherman 879
Valero Energy San Antonio (HQ) 2,147
Valero Energy Corpus Christi 824
Valero Energy Port Arthur 791
Whole Foods Market Austin (HQ) 1,479
From the January 22, 2007 issue
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. Revenues are for 2005 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.
* Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees.
Highest pay
Salaried employees at these Best Companies enjoy the highest average compensation.
Nixon Peabody $181,099
Bingham McCutchen $180,050
Alston & Bird $166,300
Best companies by state
These states are headquarters for the highest number of America's Top Employers.
California 13
Texas 11
New York 9
Job growth
Google added 2,229 jobs last year, making it the fastest-growing of our Best Companies.
Google 67
Capital One Financial 59
Adobe Systems 33
Best benefits
These companies have the best benefit options.
Child care: Men's Wearhouse
Telecommuting: Cisco Systems
Work-life balance: Recreational Equipment (REI)
How we pick the 100 best
To choose the 100 Best Companies to Work For, we partner with Great Place to Work® Institute to conduct the most extensive employee survey in corporate America. More than 105,000 employees from 446 companies responded to a 57-question survey. (more)