Pricewaterhouse- Coopers

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    Associates earn an average base pay of almost $65,000 with an average bonus of $5,300 at the professional services firm; all employees receive “unprescribed” sick time with no hard limits, an average of 34 paid days off each year, and a maximum of $10,000 in student-loan debt repayment for early-career associates. Employees who can take advantage of flexible work policies find they improve their working lives: “Since I am not client-facing, the ability to primarily work from home has transformed the way that I work and has increased my work/life balance,” notes one. Read the Great Place to Work review.

    Company Info

    Rank last year44
    Years on list16
    HQ locationNew York City
    Job openings (as of February 2020)2,876
    IndustryProfessional Services
    Revenue, 2019 or most recent year ($M)$42,448
    Year founded1865
    Type of organizationPrivate Partnership
    Number of work sites86


    100% health coverageNo
    Unlimited sick daysYes
    Job sharingYes
    Subsidized childcareNo
    Compressed work weeksYes
    Fully-paid sabbaticalsYes
    On-site fitness/subsidized gymYes
    On-site medical care facilityNo
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientationYes
    Health insurance for part-timersYes
    Sick days for part-timersYes
    College tuition reimbursementYes
    Student loan debt repaymentYes
    Medical facility at all locationsNo


    % Women45.6%
    % Minorities32.7%
    % African-American/Black4.9%
    % Asian18.8%
    % Caucasian/White62.2%
    % Hispanic/Latino7.1%
    % Native American/Alaska Native0.1%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.1%
    % Two or more races1.7%
    % Unknown ethnicity5%
    Date info providedAug. 21, 2019

    Paid Time Off

    PTO limit (days)34
    # Sick daysUnlimited


    Most common job (for salaried employee)Associate
    Avg. base pay (salaried)$64,953
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$5,316
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)$70,269

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth-
    # of job applicants412,294
    Avg. # of applicants per opening27
    # New graduates hired5,416