Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 43, Large

PricewaterhouseCoopers

New York, N.Y. [Mid Atlantic]
http://www.pwc.com/
http://www.pwc.com/us/en/careers.html
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Credit: Livingston Galleries

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 6 for benefits
This New York accounting firm has set up a real-time recognition tool that employees can use to applaud noteworthy individual or team performances in areas such as leading by example, delivering quality, going above and beyond, making a difference, inspiring others, championing flexibility, engaging the team and building relationships. Since the program launched in 2014, employees have used the tool to send 109,000 messages -- 81,000 of which included monetary awards. PwC offers a highly competitive benefits package and makes ongoing development a priority.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 38,843

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 500

IT employee turnover in 2015: 5%

IT promotions in 2015: 4%

Training

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

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $600

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 22

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 24

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 75%