Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For In 2009

Fortune Magazine has released its annual “Fortune 100” list of the best companies to work for in 2009. Most of the companies currently have job openings and are hiring, too.

Taking the top spot from Google this year is data storage and management company NetApp. Google dropped to #4.

Debuting on the list for the first time is online retailer Zappos, a company that’s made many headlines for its advanced tech-friendly marketing strategies.

Other tech companies making the Fortune 100 include Adobe (#11), Qualcomm (#16), Microsoft (#38), and eBay (#83).

The full list is below.

Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For

Rank Company Job
growth
U.S.
employees
1 NetApp 12% 5,014
2 Edward Jones 9% 34,496
3 Boston Consulting Group 10% 1,680
4 Google 40% 12,580
5 Wegmans Food Markets 6% 37,195
6 Cisco Systems 7% 37,123
7 Genentech 5% 10,969
8 Methodist Hospital System 1% 10,535
9 Goldman Sachs 2% 14,088
10 Nugget Market 22% 1,536
11 Adobe Systems 9% 4,255
12 Recreational Equipment (REI) 11% 9,780
13 Devon Energy 11% 3,752
14 Robert W. Baird 4% 2,184
15 W. L. Gore Associates 5% 5,481
16 Qualcomm 19% 11,932
17 Principal Financial Group -1% 13,343
18 Shared Technologies 12% 1,568
19 OhioHealth 7% 11,858
20 SAS 5% 5,381
21 Arnold Porter 3% 1,296
22 Whole Foods Market 22% 51,967
23 Zappos.com 39% 1,655
24 Starbucks -6% 146,700
25 Johnson Financial Group 4% 1,300
26 Aflac 1% 4,493
27 QuikTrip 33% 10,159
28 PCL Construction Enterprises 24% 4,420
29 Quicken Loans -41% 2,890
30 Bingham McCutchen -2% 1,605
31 CarMax 14% 16,107
32 Container Store 4% 3,286
33 JM Family Enterprises -1% 4,577
34 Umpqua Bank -4% 1,707
35 Kimley-Horn Associates -8% 2,190
36 Alston Bird 7% 1,718
37 TDIndustries 7% 1,713
38 Microsoft 15% 55,237
39 Paychex 5% 12,207
40 EOG Resources 30% 1,803
41 Camden Property Trust -1% 1,849
42 Plante Moran 4% 1,558
43 Rackspace Hosting 59% 1,992
44 NuStar Energy 23% 1,319
45 King’s Daughters Medical Cntr. 4% 3,041
46 American Fidelity Assurance 10% 1,509
47 DreamWorks Animation SKG 18% 1,614
48 Mattel N.A.% 5,552
49 Intuit 0% 7,637
50 Burns McDonnell 16% 2,840
51 Ernst Young 0% 26,090
52 Booz Allen Hamilton 9% 19,243
53 Stew Leonard’s -2% 2,219
54 Erickson Retirement Communities 18% 10,871
55 Salesforce.com 24% 1,958
56 KPMG 7% 24,442
57 Novo Nordisk 11% 3,053
58 PricewaterhouseCoopers -2% 29,144
59 Scripps Health 6% 10,374
60 Scottrade 25% 1,946
61 Deloitte 7% 38,903
62 Griffin Hospital -2% 1,143
63 Mayo Clinic 3% 41,955
64 Milliken -6% 8,150
65 Texas Instruments -4% 14,379
66 MITRE 6% 6,420
67 Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta 8% 5,850
68 Southern Ohio Medical Center 4% 2,188
69 National Instruments 8% 2,527
70 Stanley 65% 4,590
71 Men’s Wearhouse -1% 16,477
72 Nordstrom -8% 49,236
73 Chesapeake Energy 23% 6,850
74 Alcon Laboratories 5% 7,160
75 Atlantic Health System 2% 6,968
76 Lehigh Valley Hospital Health Network 6% 8,897
77 Northwest Community Hospital -3% 3,372
78 Marriott International 2% 124,247
79 Baptist Health South Florida 9% 10,641
80 Bright Horizons -1% 14,437
81 S.C. Johnson Son -1% 3,368
82 Perkins Coie 3% 1,696
83 eBay 9% 9,089
84 Juniper Networks 15% 3,743
85 Arkansas Children’s Hospital 6% 3,527
86 CH2M HILL 14% 19,011
87 Orrick Herrington Sutcliffe 8% 1,609
88 Publix Super Markets 3% 141,314
89 Herman Miller -7% 5,646
90 FedEx -1% 233,457
91 Gilbane 12% 2,169
92 Four Seasons Hotels 4% 13,401
93 Valero Energy -4% 16,881
94 Build-A-Bear Workshop 2% 4,886
95 Kimpton Hotels Restaurants 4% 6,298
96 T-Mobile 12% 39,822
97 Accenture 7% 32,318
98 Vanderbilt University 5% 21,041
99 General Mills -1% 17,018
100 SRA International 21% 6,266

From the February 2, 2009 issue