7. Teach for America

7. Teach for America

Nonprofit/Government
2008 Rank: 11

Average pay: $35,000 to $40,000
Entry-level hiring: Up 10.8%
Three-year retention rate: 71%
Diversity: 29%
Signing bonuses: 41% of entry-level hires received them in 2009
Average: $1,543
401(k) match: NA
Mentorship program participation: 100%

Teach for America Profile