Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 38, Large

RSM (formerly McGladrey)

Chicago, Ill. [North Central]
RSM US LLP (formerly McGladrey)
Credit: RSM

Why you want to work there

This Chicago-based provider of audit, tax and consulting services focuses on hiring the right people, giving them the tools they need and allowing them to work creatively. RSM has clearly defined teams, which makes it easy for IT professionals to map their career paths, and it's committed to promoting from within. This approach is designed to enable IT staffers to become highly trained professionals in in-demand fields. RSM also encourages its IT employees to work with other groups to build knowledge and expertise.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 9,000

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 222

IT employee turnover in 2015: 7%

IT promotions in 2015: 9%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: No set maximum

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $2,252

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 18

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 23

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 73%