Job hunting platform Comparably has released a list of top 50 big companies across the world having highest average employee salaries after a research on 5 million+ employee reviews on its website. Comparably tracks working culture of about 10,000 companies currently and companies with over 500 employees were considered in this list having 50 plus reviews on the site between September 2017 to September 2018.
Below is the list of 10 best paying big companies in the world along with average salaries
1. Google: $161,409
World’s most popular search engine Google is on the top in terms of employees satisfaction and salary. Google knows the fact that staying on the top isn’t possible if the company doesn’t pays attention to what employees want.
2. Facebook: $156,455
Facebook pays highest median salary to the Product department and it is continuously working on changing the work culture all across the world.
A Facebook employee says in the review, “They do pay very well, including very generous benefit packages.”
3. Salesforce: $153,636
Salesforce provides cloud-based services for marketing and customer support. Employees are treated like a family in the company and transparency is kept to make all the employees feel confident about the company.
4. Microsoft: $152,776
Microsoft employees get flexible working hours and pay is based on the work they do, even if they don’t end up meeting the deadlines. Delay is acceptable if you bring some innovation.
5. Netflix: $152,262
Video streaming service provider Netflix is expanding in new markets and for that, the company is open to pay better salaries than others. Compensation is given based on the base of value you bring, not on the competition with anyone else’s performance.
6. Apple: $151,239
Employees of Apple get so many other benefits along with lucrative salaries. They get to work on the latest Apple products to check them and review for the modifications. Also, cash bonuses, RSUs and stocks help workers to earn a handsome amount.
7. Accenture: $150,216
Global management consulting company Accenture has headquarters in New York and the highest average salary in this company is given to the Product department.
8. Cisco: $150,177
Having headquarters in San Jose, California, Cisco makes products for computer networks, computer security and data centers. A review about Cisco says, “The bonus plan is given to all levels and is generous; 15% of your base salary.”
9. Intuit: $149,629
Intuit provides business and financial software services. Along with the attractive salary packages, employees get stock according to their annual performance.
10. Chevron: $149,391
Chevron is an oil and energy company having headquarters in San Ramon, California. The company pays $164,767 median salary in the Business Development department. A review about the company on Comparably reads “Pay is more than fair, and they put away twice the amount that you do for your pension, plus annuities are crazy good.”