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Best companies for which to work

Best companies for which to work

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by Terri Gruca

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Posted on January 20, 2011 at 11:56 AM

Updated Thursday, Jan 20 at 12:00 PM

Forbes just came out with its annual list of best companies to work for and there are several Austin based businesses on the list again this year.

Whole Foods ranked 24th best overall. SAS, which is based in North Carolina but has offices here in Austin as well, ranked number one overall. Morningstar, National Instruments and Rackspace Hosting are also among the tops.

You’ll be amazed at some of the perks at these companies. We’re talking on-site daycare and healthcare, car cleaning services, a beauty salon, a summer camp for kids, all on top of good pay make these companies tops. You can see what the top companies have to offer here.

Here’s a look at the top large companies:

  1. Wegman’s Food Markets
  2. Edward Jones
  3. USAA
  4. The Methodist Hospital System
  5. Cisco
  6. Goldman Sachs
  7. Whole Foods Market
  8. Qualcomm
  9. QuikTrip
  10. Genentech

Top midsize companies:

  1. SAS
  2. NetApp
  3. REI
  4. Scottrade
  5. JM Family Enterprises
  6. Container Store
  7. Quicken Loans
  8. W.L. Gore & Associates
  9. Chesapeake Energy
  10. Devon Energy