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    The Westchester, New York-based pharmaceutical company is big on work-life balance. Every Friday during the summer, associates leave the office by 1 p.m., and during the rest of the year, many choose to work extra hours from Monday to Thursday to leave at 3 p.m. on Friday. Those who work at Acorda for 15 years earn a four-week paid sabbatical and a $10,000 bonus. Women not only make up the majority of the company, but they also hold the majority of executive and management positions. Read the Great Place to Work review.

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    Company Info

    Industry
    Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
    Industry Sector
    Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
    HQ Location
    Ardsley, New York
    Year Founded1,995
    Company Type
    Public
    Revenue
    $401.4 million
    Web Addresshttp://www.acorda.com
    Best Companies Rank
    -
    Best Companies URL-
    Total Number of Employees
    495
    Number of Female Employees278
    % of Women in the Company56%
    % of Women in Executive Positions50%
    % of Women in Manager Positions58%