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    23. Goldman Sachs

    Goldman Sachs
    Rank: 23 (Previous rank: 24)
    What makes it so great?
    Lashed by critics, the Wall Street icon has fierce loyalty among its well-paid employees, who this year moved into a new $2.1 billion steel-and-glass tower with a reading room, sky lobby, and 54,000-square-foot gym.
    200 West Street
    New York, NY 10282
    2009 revenue ($ millions): 45,173
    Website: www.gs.com
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    U.S. employees 13,154
    Employees outside U.S. 11,912
    New jobs (1 year) 909
    % job growth (1 year) 7%
    % voluntary turnover N.A.
    Applicants 132,183
    Job openings (as of 1/7/11) N.A.
    Pay Avg. annual pay*
    Most common job (salaried):
    Other Exempt (Analysts, Program Analysts, Associates and Professional Non-Exempt)
    Most common job (hourly):
    Paid sabbaticals No
    Onsite child care Yes
    100% health-care coverage No
    Onsite fitness center Yes
    Subsidized gym membership Yes
    Job sharing program Yes
    Compressed workweek Yes
    Telecommuting Yes
    % minorities 36%
    % women 36%
    Has nondiscrimination policy
    that includes sexual orientation?
    Offers domestic partner benefits
    for same-sex couples?
    Professional training  
    Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 21
    Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): N.A.
    From the Feb. 7, 2011 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 2009 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees, except job openings, which are worldwide.
    * Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of full-time salaried and hourly employees.
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