The best U.S. companies to work for

Best Companies To Work For In 2019 According To Their Employees

Starting wages are above California's minimum wage requirements, and the company also offers eligible employees benefits and access to retirement plans. Some of these factors could be reasons why the rankings of the tech companies in the Glassdoor list are generally down this year.

There were 28 tech companies that made the list overall, down from 29 previous year. Reviews are submitted by current and former employees.

Jobs and recruiting site Glassdoor has announced its annual list of The 100 Best Places to Work in 2019, based on employee reviews and ratings. Companies are required to have at least 1,000 employees and 75 company reviews on Glassdoor, which uses an algorithm to calculate the rankings that assesses the quantity, quality and consistency of Glassdoor-approved company reviews shared by employees between October 23, 2017 and October 21, 2018.

"In today's tight labour market, job seekers are in the driver's seat when it comes to deciding where to work and they want to know the inner workings of a company before accepting a new job", said Dr. Andrew Chamberlain, Glassdoor Chief Economist.

Boston Consulting Group is global management consulting firm. About 16,000 employees work for the firm.

The 2019 Best Places to Work would have been the fourth year in a row that Facebook occupied one of the top five places in Glassdoor's United States rankings, which is now held by consulting firm Bain & Company.

Facebook, which was No. 1 past year, dropped to No. 7 for 2019, going from a 4.6 rating to a 4.5 rating among US -based employees.

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The last time Twitter was among the top 100 United States large companies was 2016 when it was ranked 26th.

Facebook has suffered a recent string of high-profile missteps, pertaining to data privacy and potential biases. Google and Apple were the only other companies that have made the list each year since its inception. Google 9. lululemon 10. Employees have also protested the handling of sexual misconduct claims and a controversial plan to restart a censored version of the search engine in China.

Anglian Water came in at number 1 for the first time with a rating of 4.5.

"Work-life balance is awful", one employee wrote in a review. Facebook ranked No. 1 for five of the past eight years.

Employee reviews cited the company's culture and community events as pluses.

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