May 17, 2022

Lists & Rankings: "Top Tech Dollar: Which IT Employer Pays Best?"

From a PayScale Announcement:

PayScale [has released] its Technology Company Salary and Job Satisfaction Report.

Using’s extensive database, the company examined the characteristics of the following large/well-known tech companies (excluding retail workers): Amazon, Apple, Dell, Facebook, Google, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Intel and Microsoft. These characteristics include:

  •  Job Details: common jobs, typical pay, typical pay premium over market, typical tenure at the company, and employees’ typical years of experience within their career/field.
  •  Demographics: typical age and gender breakdowns
  •  Job Soft Features: typical job satisfaction levels, typical stress levels and degree of flexibility in work/vacation schedule
  •  Benefits: common benefits and perks relative to the average employer, commonness of health benefits, and typical weeks of vacation.

Selected Findings:

List: Top IT Employees
4 Lists: Salary, Company Culture, Job Satisfaction,  Benefits & Perks

Hat Tip and Thanks: Business Insider

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