Best Places to Work 2013

Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Awards 2013

Glassdoor is excited to announce our fifth annual Employees' Choice Awards for Best Places to Work. Our Top 50 winners were selected by the people who know these companies best — their employees! Learn More

Top 50 Winners

1

Facebook

4.7

www.facebook.com Menlo Park, CA

5000+ Employees

Challenged every day to do your best work

The company's leadership truly believes in Facebook's mission to make the world more open and connected.

Facebook – Palo Alto – “This journey is 1% complete”
2

McKinsey & Company

4.5

One of the best places to work

Interesting problems to solve, Great clients, Impact on the world, Surrounded by brilliant…

4

Bain & Company

4.5

Outstanding firm with amazing people. I love this place!

Bain has built an incredibly special culture that is down to earth, collegial…

5

MD Anderson

4.3

Great place to work!

Great mentoring program for developing your professional goals and making connections with…

6

Google

4.3

Google cares about their employees

Lots of perks and great work life balance! Google really cares about their employees and their…

7

Edelman

4.3

Best Place I've worked at since graduating college

You can literally carve a path for yourself doing what you want to do and you are set…

9

In-N-Out Burger

4.2

Great Culture, Fast Paced Work, Good Hourly Pay

They provide a great first job as well as room for growth. They hold monthly meetings…

11

CareerBuilder

4.2

Great Company to grow as a sales professional

Company trips are second to none, you get to take a plus one and they spoil the hell out…

12

Southwest Airlines

4.2

Great company with amazing culture

Wonderful benefits, freedom to fly about the country, flexible hours, great opportunities. LUV…

13

Chevron

4.1

Excellent company to work for.

Great benefits. Great work life balance. Lots of opportunity for advancement, training, and…

14

LinkedIn

4.1

Culture and values rule

I love working with so many people that are also working their dream job. You can feel it when you…

15

Rackspace

4.1

A great place to grow in a great culture

Engaging, employee-centric, tech paradise full of energy and taking customer-focused leading…

16

Gartner

4.1

Challenging and fun.

The culture at Gartner is great. You work with the smartest people and have fun doing it. Good…

17

Akamai

4.1

Great place to work for technical and motivated folks who like to…

People, Management, Technology, and Customers that you cannot beat…

18

Shell

4.0

Good grounding in the oil business.

The wealth of knowledge and project exposure is very good. They are an industry heavyweight and…

19

Workday

4.0

Great people , great company, great leadership

I love coming to work and being around professionals that are willing to help each other…

20

Cummins

4.0

Good place to work

Company emphasizes on Community services as well so you will get lots of chance to participate in…

21

REI

REI

4.0

Best company I've ever worked for!

Great communication with management, fabulous work-life balance, benefits for part-time, schedule…

22

Salesforce.com

4.0

Culture is genuine in commitment to the community…

Always innovative and usually a safe space to take risks and…

23

Citrix Systems

4.0

Best place I have ever worked at.

The career opportunities are excellent. Citrix promotes from within the company this means that…

24

Trader Joe's

4.0

A Great Place to Work

GREAT benefits, including an employer-paid retirement and easy acquirement of time-off. Plenty of…

25

Slalom Consulting

4.0

Great leadership, smart people, interesting projects

Slalom leadership is a great example of how true leaders can find smart people…

26

Orbitz Worldwide

4.0

Exciting, challenging and engaging! Like being in the…

"It's the best hybrid of technology company and startup with…

27

MITRE

4.0

Great work and work environment

Very smart people, employees work together as opposed to competing against one another, valuable…

28

JetBlue

3.9

Two Words: Dream Job.

I've never seen a place with so many people who truly love what they are doing. Caring for…

29

MasterCard

3.9

Incredible experiences. Great people.

Definite opportunities for career advancement (both lattice & ladder), attention to building…

31

Intel Corporation

3.9

Outstanding individuals with some outdated management systems

Education and job support is very important at Intel, which is refreshing…

32

Hyatt

3.9

Great and rewarding place to work

Hyatt is a great employer, great benefits = free nights at Hyatt's everywhere! If you want to move…

33

Red Hat

3.9

Fantastic place to work at!

You get to work with the brightest people in the IT industry. Pay is not bad and your get to work…

34

Apple

3.9

It doesn't get much better than this.

The work you do changes the world. Love it or hate it, people know about your work. That's more…

35

General Mills

3.9

A great company to work for!

The perks are great! They are really good about work/life balance. Family time is respected and…

36

MathWorks

3.9

A company that is technically savvy and has a sound business…

One reason I joined was the opportunity for professional…

37

Fluor

3.9

A great place for engineering-minded individuals

As a global company, you have the opportunity to take your career in many directions…

38

Qualcomm

3.9

Truly amazing. People there are good to work with.

Open door policy helps you to network to everyone in the office. Family like…

39

Digitas

3.9

Great Culture and Great Experience

Fun culture, great experience for young people looking to gain exposure to the industry.

40

Biogen Idec

3.9

This is an amazing and fulfilling place to work.

Great direct management who genuinely care about you and the doctors and patients we…

41

Northwestern Mutual

3.9

Best Place to Work

Free lunch, great medical benefits, wonderful work environment, and great people to work with.

42

SAP

SAP

3.9

SAP has a very, welcoming, working environment.

The communication is a big factor that works for SAP. Teams can collaborate globally and…

43

IKEA

3.8

So Far so Good :)

Management goes with an open door policy and make themselves available to listen to Co-workers…

44

Dow Chemical

3.8

Dow Chemical is an outstanding company to work for and I…

Friendly people, good benefits, safe working conditions…

45

A great place to be!

Diversity, advancement and a business on the cutting edge of aviation!!!

46

Costco Wholesale

3.8

Great Company to work for! Great benefits and great people

Great company to get into and work your way up. If you can work hard, grow…

47

Intermountain has great values and great benefits

Company values are amazing- focused on patient care, improving outcomes and the…

48

Turner Broadcasting

3.8

Great company to work for

Flexible culture, always promoting innovation and collaboration. Benefits are great and schedule…

49

Eaton

3.8

Awesome company to work for.

Ethics # 1, management takes care of the employees.

50

Starbucks

3.8

Wonderful company to work for.

Employee benefit package is excellent and available to employees at all levels of the company…

Note: Based on ratings between 11/24/11 - 11/13/12
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