25 best companies for pay and benefits

Google employees get the best pay and benefits, according to a recent report from Glassdoor.

The company earned a score of 4.4 out of 5 to top Glassdoor’s first compensation and benefits survey. The survey is based on employee feedback form the past year. The most-reported position at Google, software engineer, pays between $78,000 and $215,000, according to Glassdoor.

Twelve of the 25 companies on Glassdoor’s list are in technology, 11 are based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Glassdoor cited some of the perks enjoyed by tech workers, including on-site laundry, nap rooms, free transportation, and free food. Google employees praised the company for the benefits it offers.

“The company really takes care of us professionally and personally. The benefits are incredibly high,” a Google senior software engineer wrote on Glassdoor. “My team has been on offsites to Tahoe, Vegas, and Hawaii in the last year. The company creates an environment where you don’t really want to leave campus.”

Check out the top 25 companies above, along with quotes from employees about their pay and benefits.

Julie Balise