Top 25 Portland Area Companies with the Best 401k Plans

Today we announce the ranking of Portland, Oregon companies with the highest rated 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets.

“Top rated companies in Portland are exceeding expectations when it comes to improving employee retirement plan offerings,” said Brooks Herman, Head of Data & Research at BrightScope. “The most progressive employers realize that people are increasingly interested in being better prepared for their financial future – and they responding to the demand by providing higher quality 401k plans.”

Noteworthy findings in the 2015 Portland 401k Plans list include:

  • Holding it Down: Oregon Anesthesiology Group, P.C. and Stoel Rives LLP remain at No.1 and No. 2, respectively, while further increasing plan quality
  • Warm Welcome: Iberdrola Renewables (No. 3), Cambia Health Solutions, Inc. (No. 6), Daimler Trucks North America LLC (No. 9), FEI Company (No. 11), The Oregon Clinic, P.C. (No. 12), The Vancouver Clinic, Inc. (No. 13) and Cascade Corporation (No. 16)
  • Welcome Back: Mentor Graphics Corporation (No. 4), Portland General Electric (No. 5), PacifiCorp (No. 7), Detroit Diesel Corporation (No. 8), Northwest Natural Gas Company (No. 10), TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (No. 14), Standard Insurance Company (No. 15), Siltronic Corporation (No. 17), Salem Health (No. 18), Adidas America, Inc. (No. 19), Hoffman Corporation (No. 20), NIKE, Inc. (No. 21), ESCO Corporation (No.22), Con-Way Inc. (No.23) and Blount International, Inc. (No. 24)
  • Average account balance for plans listed is $158,194.86
  • Average participation rate for plans on the list is 93.73 percent
  • Average company generosity for plans listed is $7,559.65; the median is $5,331
  • Average salary deferral for plans listed is $5,934.94; the median is $5,811
  • Top funds by total distribution held in Portland’s Top 25 401k plans are:
  1. Pimco Total Return – 16 plans – $393M
  2. Vanguard Institutional Index – 7 plans – $263M
  3. Dodge & Cox Balanced – 2 plans – $231M

Top 25 Portland companies with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets:

Company Name Plan Name BrightScope Rating
Oregon Anesthesiology Group, P.C. Oregon Anesthesiology Group, P.C. 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan 92.51
Stoel Rives LLP Stoel Rives Retirement Plan 86.79
Iberdrola Renewables Iberdrola Renewables 401(k) Plan 84.82
Mentor Graphics Corporation Mentor Graphics Individual Deferred Tax And Savings Plan 82.87
Portland General Electric Portland General Electric 401(k) Savings Plan 82.10
Cambia Health Solutions, Inc. Cambia Health Solutions, Inc. 401(k) Savings Plan 81.50
PacifiCorp PacifiCorp K Plus Employee Savings Plan 81.15
Detroit Diesel Corporation The Employees’ Savings Plan Of Detroit Diesel Corporation 81.09
Daimler Trucks North America LLC Daimler Trucks North America LLC Employee Retirement Savings Plan 80.88
Northwest Natural Gas Company Northwest Natural Gas Company Retirement K Savings Plan 80.26
FEI Company FEI Company 401(k) Plan 79.54
The Oregon Clinic, P.C. The Oregon Clinic, P.C. Retirement Plan 79.12
The Vancouver Clinic, Inc., P.S. The Vancouver Clinic, Inc., P.S. 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan 78.68
TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. TriQuint 401(k) Savings Plan 77.61
Standard Insurance Company The Standard 401(k) Plan 77.37
Cascade Corporation Cascade Corporation Savings & Investment Plan 77.08
Siltronic Corporation Siltronic Corporation Savings Plan 75.27
Salem Health Salem Health Retirement Plan 74.92
adidas America, Inc. adidas Group 401(k) Savings and Retirement Plan 74.50
Hoffman Corporation The Hoffman Employee Retirement Income Plan 74.17
NIKE, Inc. 401(k) Savings and Profit Sharing Plan for the Employees of NIKE, Inc. 73.94
ESCO Corporation ESCO Corporation Employee Stock Ownership Plan 73.86
Con-Way Inc. Con-Way Retirement Savings Plan 73.25
Blount International, Inc. The Blount 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan 72.78
ESCO Corporation ESCO Corporation 401(k) Plan 72.42

 Note: This data is accurate as of July 1, 2015.

Find more information about the funds that make up 401k plans at Fund Pages: