Workers who are ready to switch their job have a better chance to try their hands on one of the following companies. A job search portal Glassdoor has listed 100 top places to work across the US in its recent 10th annual list.
The companies listed here were selected for anonymous employee ratings from 1 to 5 and reviews. In the top 10 list, every company scored up to 4.5 with the overall average of 3.3 among over 700,000 companies on Glassdoor.
Glassdoor’s Top 10 Best Companies to Work
Even though Silicon Valley giants showing stronghold, the list of this year shows a huge range of companies hiring in the world. The list includes top employers in retail, tech, healthcare, consulting, consumer goods, and even more, according to Robert Hohman, Glassdoor’s co-founder and CEO.
The values and culture of the company, as well as opportunities which exist, are as vital as the benefits and compensation. It is something which is common. Over the past decade, three companies have been listed along with two in the following top 10 list. Have a look at the Glassdoor’s top 10 list –
A newcomer ranked the 10th position this year, Ultimate Software has been the winner for good reason. The Miami-based tech giant strives in HR software solutions and covers 100% of healthcare premiums of their employees and 100% of the premiums of their dependents, including vision, dental, prescription drug, and mental health insurance, along with homeopathy and acupuncture.
Ultimate Software ranks in 401(k) match of 40%, with free lunch every Monday and free boot camp classes two times a week. This is the reason it is the favorite place for most employees.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
The pediatric research hospital which treats sick children for free, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is another newcomer ranked 9th on this list. When it comes to its nonprofit initiative, there is a heartfelt, shared culture which is based on saving lives and making a positive change to the world. To deal with the hustles and bustles of the daily grind, the hospital offers flexible schedules and on-site gym to all employees to maintain work/life balance.
World Wide Technology
At World Wide Technology, everyone stands by the core values of the company, such as integrity, honesty and humanity, apart from good attitude and strong work ethics. There are still some good benefits by working there. The tech giant has extensive training programs, cutting-edge headquarters, as well as a profit sharing plan.
The Boston-based marketing software giant strives hard in providing several opportunities for employees to learn and grow, and try new things in life. It may often be a loss of time out of the office. According to its recent young executive study, around 1 in two employees believe they have to recover their work/life balance. Hence, the company is making huge changes in this area by offering unlimited vacation days to employees, offering free beer, and allowing pets in office.
To reach the top, Lululemon is a jogging gear and yoga accessories retailer which keeps on outperforming its rivals. But there is a lot more of communal culture in the company thanks to its team-based commissions and free yoga classes. At the same time, Lululemon can’t live without expanding. It generates a lot of job opportunities for employees who want to get in action.
Ranked No. 5 in this Glassdoor’s list, it goes without saying that Google is one of the most anticipated workplaces among employees. It is among the three companies that made to the top 100 list each year over the past decade. The secret to its success is that the company is all about the whole catered meals, employee package, massage services, generous parental leave, and various perks, along with being one of the top paying employers in the US.
Along with being the hottest favorite for burger lovers, this California-based restaurant chain is one of the most anticipated employers. It may be because this family-owned restaurant chain offers its employees with attractive salaries, paid vacations, flexible schedules, and 401(k) plan, along with athletic events and parties running all around the year. Employees also get free fries and Double Double burgers every day.
Boston Consulting Group
This consulting giant focuses heavily on college campuses for recruitment located around the home base of the company in its origin along with across the nation. So, it is, without a doubt, a best place for a fresher to start out and stay there for a long run. The Massachusetts-based company is loved by employees for a strong reason. It has one of the highest average base salaries, i.e. around $150,000, as per another report from Glassdoor.
Bain & Company
It is one of the three employers who successfully made to the top 100 list over the past decade. It is another consulting firm which has shown great ability and consistency to retain its workforces and to keep them satisfied and engaged. In addition, the Boston-based giant offers great company culture that their staff loves. It also offers a very competitive package to its employees.
Facebook has always been the undisputed leader in many ways. It is obviously loved by many employees working for Mark Zuckerberg. But their reasons are not all about free food, perks, and compensation packages.
Most employees appreciate the company because of its transparent leadership, mission-driven culture, as well as the fact that their work impacts lives of billions of individuals across the world. The social media giant has made way to No. 1 spot for the consecutive three times and has been in this list for 8 years on a row.