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A number of organizations have recognized us for our ongoing efforts in workplace and diversity, corporate responsibility and business performance. Take a look below.

FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For 2018

AbbVie is one of the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and Fortune. The ranking is based on survey responses from more than 310,000 employees rating their workplace culture on 50-plus elements of the workplace.

2018 Best Employers for Diversity

In a ranking of 250 employers across industries in the United States, AbbVie ranked tenth on Forbes’ first-ever list of America’s Best Employers for Diversity. This is based on surveying thousands of employees and examining employer diversity policies, as well as diversity in executive suites and on boards.

World’s Best Workplaces 2017

AbbVie is number 6 on the World’s Best Workplaces 2017 list. Great Place to Work surveyed employees at 6,600 companies for their perspectives on leadership, organizational culture and trust. We are recognized as a Great Place to Work in many countries and as one of the top 5 Best Workplaces in Europe.

Working Mother 100 Best Companies 2017

Working Mother Magazine has for the fifth year in a row recognized AbbVie on its annual “100 Best Companies for Working Mothers” list. The list is composed of companies excelling in workforce representation of women, child care, flexibility programs, leave policies and more.

Top 50 Companies for Diversity 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, DiversityInc recognizes AbbVie as one of the 50 top companies for diversity. AbbVie is proud to have moved up five places in the ranking. This list comprises companies excelling in areas of recruitment, talent development, leadership commitment and supplier diversity.

Corporate Equality Index 2018

For the third consecutive year, AbbVie earned a perfect score of 100% in the 2018 Corporate Equality Index administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. It reflects our efforts in building a diverse, innovative and open culture that values all employees and their contributions.

2018 Gold Class Sustainability Award

AbbVie received Gold Class distinction from RobecoSAM in both 2017 and 2018 for excellent performance in social, economic and environmental practices. This places AbbVie among the top 1% of companies and the only company in the biotechnology industry to receive this recognition.

2018 Best Workplaces for Giving Back

AbbVie is number 8 on this list that recognizes companies for consistent leadership and generosity in giving at the individual and organization level. The ranking is based on 385,000 employee surveys from companies across the U.S. on pride in the organization's community impact, belief that their work makes a difference, and feeling their work has special meaning.

2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

AbbVie was Biotech Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the second consecutive year. Since our company’s founding, we have been among the top 10% of 3,900 evaluated companies and listed on DJSI World every year.

2017 FTSE4Good

AbbVie is a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series. Created by global index provider FTSE Russell, the FTSE4Good Index Series measures performance of companies demonstrating strong environmental, social and governance practices. The FTSE4Good indices are used by market participants to create and assess responsible investment funds and other products.

2017 Civic 50

For the fourth year, AbbVie was recognized as one of America’s most community-minded companies and honored for our commitment to improve quality of live in communities where we do business.

2017 Barron’s 500

AbbVie ranked #2 on Barron’s 500 in 2017 for strong profitability and sales growth. The list ranks the 500 largest publicly traded companies in the U.S. and Canada on sales and growth performance.

Fortune 500  

AbbVie is number #123 in the 2016 Fortune 500, and was one of 12 biopharma companies on the list to experience job growth in the past year.

We're All Around the World

Our research centers:

  • Lake County, IL, USA
  • Redwood City, CA, USA
  • Pharmacyclics, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Worcester, MA, USA
  • Foundational Neuroscience Center, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Ludwigshafen, Germany
  • Tokyo, Japan

Our manufacturing sites:

  • North Chicago, IL, USA
  • Lake County, IL, USA
  • Worcester, MA, USA
  • Wyandotte, MI, USA
  • Barceloneta, PR (2)
  • Jayuya, PR
  • Cork, Ireland
  • Ballytivnan, Ireland
  • Sligo, Ireland
  • Ludwigshafen, Germany
  • Campoverde, Italy
  • Singapore, Singapore (2)

*Data from year-end 2016