May 31, 2016

The Highest Paying Companies In The USA – 2016

Glassdoor.com is back with another fantastic list that every job seeker needs to see. This one focuses on the 25 Highest Paying Companies In America For 2016. If you want to work for a cool company that is known for paying well, then this is the info you’ve been looking for.

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Below you will find the name of the company, the Median Total Compensation, and Industry. This information is taken from Glassdoor.com. Visit the original post for even more information about these companies.

Let’s get started. Here are the highest paying companies in the USA in 2016:

  1. A.T. Kearney
    Median Total Compensation: $167,534
    Industry: Consulting
  2. Strategy&
    Median Total Compensation: $160,000
    Industry: Consulting
  3. Juniper Networks
    Median Total Compensation: $157,000
    Industry: Technology
  4. McKinsey & Company
    Median Total Compensation: $155,000
    Industry: Consulting
  5. Google
    Median Total Compensation: $153,750
    Industry: Technology
  6. VMWare
    Median Total Compensation: $152,133
    Industry: Technology
  7. Amazon Lab126
    Median Total Compensation: $150,100
    Industry: Technology
  8. Boston Consulting Group
    Median Total Compensation: $150.020
    Industry: Consulting
  9. Guidewire
    Median Total Compensation: $150,020
    Industry: Technology
  10. Cadence Design Systems
    Median Total Compensation: $150,010
    Industry: Technology
  11. Visa
    Median Total Compensation: $150,000
    Industry: Finance
  12. Facebook
    Median Total Compensation: $150,000
    Industry: Technology
  13. Twitter
    Median Total Compensation: $150,000
    Industry: Technology
  14. Box
    Median Total Compensation: $150,000
    Industry: Technology
  15. Walmart eCommerce
    Median Total Compensation: $149,000
    Industry: Technology
  16. SAP
    Median Total Compensation: $148.431
    Industry: Technology
  17. Synopsys
    Median Total Compensation: $148,000
    Industry: Technology
  18. Altera
    Median Total Compensation: $147,000
    Industry: Technology
  19. LinkedIn
    Median Total Compensation: $145,000
    Industry: Technology
  20. Cloudera
    Median Total Compensation: $145,000
    Industry: Technology
  21. Salesforce
    Median Total Compensation: $143,750
    Industry: Technology
  22. Microsoft
    Median Total Compensation: $141,000
    Industry: Technology
  23. F5 Networks
    Median Total Compensation: $140,200
    Industry: Technology
  24. Adobe
    Median Total Compensation: $140,000
    Industry: Technology
  25. Broadcom
    Median Total Compensation: $140,000
    Industry: Technology

This list is based on information collected by Glassdoor.com between March 30, 2015 to March 29, 2016. All information is based on US-based employees and all companies must have at least 50 salary reports. See how this list compares to the highest paying companies of 2015 here. Notice any differences?

Learn About High Paying Jobs

Use this list as a starting point for your job search if you are seeking a high paying job. You also will need to think about location, cost of living, quality of life, and other things that will directly effect your personal happiness. Remember, money isn’t everything!

Did you notice any major trends in this list of the 25 highest paying companies in the USA? The vast majority of these companies are focused in the Technology and Consulting industries. Jobs in these industries usually require distinct skills and higher education. So if you’re looking for a high paying job, these are things you’ll want to highlight on your resume.

When you’re ready, start your job search with the highest paying companies in the USA on the JobMonkey JobCenter today.

If you liked this list, see some of the other valuable information that Glassdoor.com has recently published in these links:

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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