April 24, 2014

Top 50 Employers In America

We stumbled upon a really awesome list this week that we really want to share with you. Let’s start with a question that every job seeker must face. Would you rather make lots of money or be happy?

Well with this list of the Top 50 Employers In The US you can do both. It’s based on research from PayScale and Business Insider. All of the companies on the list are Fortune 500 companies. The rankings are based on six criteria:

  • High Job Satisfaction
  • Low Job Stress
  • High Work Schedule Flexibility
  • High Job Meaning
  • Experienced Median Pay
  • Salary Delta

These are all good things to consider when choosing an employer. Based on these six criteria, the top 50 employers In America are:

50. Pacific Life – Median Pay: $91,000
49. Exxon Mobil – Median Pay: $104,000
48. Medtronic – Median Pay: $88,500
47. ConocoPhillips – Median Pay: $103,000
46. eBay – Median Pay: $114,000
45. Autoliv – Median Pay: $79,500
44. Fannie Mae – Median Pay: $106,000
43. Pfizer – Median Pay: $99,100
42. Dow Chemical – Median Pay: $96,400
41. Mosaic Company – Median Pay: $72,100
40. Allergan – Median Pay: $93,400
39. NextEra Energy – Median Pay: $90,800
38. Campbell Soup Company – Median Pay: $77,400
37. Johnson & Johnson – Median Pay: $102,000
36. Abbott Laboratories – Median Pay: $90,400
35. NiSource – Median Pay: $80,700
34. AGCO Corporation – Median Pay: $80,700
33. First Energy – Median Pay: $82,500
32. Symantec Corporation – Median Pay: $102,000
31. St. Jude Medical – Median Pay: $84,300
30. Xcel Energy – Median Pay: $80,600
29. Chevron Corporation – Median Pay: $113,000
28. Texas Instruments – Median Pay: $105,000
27. NRG Energy – Median Pay: $91,700
26. Constellation – Median Pay: $88,800
25. Baxter International – Median Pay: $86,200
24. Occidental Petroleum Corporation – Median Pay: $106,000
23. Dominion Resources – Median Pay: $81,400
22. FMC Technologies – Median Pay: $90,400
21. Broadcom Corporation – Median Pay: $125,000
20. Amgen Corporation – Median Pay: $107,000
19. BlackRock – Median Pay: $115,000
18. Hershey Foods – Median Pay: $74,500
17. Yahoo – Median Pay: $125,000
16. NetApp – Median Pay: $118,000
15. Bristol-Myers Squibb – Median Pay: $106,000
14. MasterCard Worldwide – Median Pay: $109,000
13. Qualcomm – Median Pay: $113,000
12. Williams Companies – Median Pay: $79,400
11. Marathon Petroleum – Median Pay: $94,100
10. Gilead Sciences – Median Pay: $105,000
9. PG&E – Median Pay: $108,000
8. Google – Median Pay: $127,000
7. Huntsman Corporation – Median Pay: $99,400
6. PPL Corporation – Median Pay: $84,800
5. Anadarko Petroleum – Median Pay: $88,800
4. Colgate-Palmolive – Median Pay: $101,000
3. Celanese – Median Pay: $103,000
2. Biogen Idec – Median Pay: $96,100
1. Celgene – Median Pay: $116,000

As you can see all of these companies offer¬†a very impressive median pay. This is typically based on an employee’s salary after five years with the company. On the original post, you can learn more about the company and rankings. It’s definitely worth a look if you’re seeking a job. Do you want to make a super solid paycheck and be happy at the same time? These companies are your solution.

You can search for job listings with many of these companies on the JobMonkey Job Board. Why not start your job search with one of the top 50 employers in America on JobMonkey?

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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