The Top 50 Companies to Work for in 2017

We are always curious to know what the top ranked places to work are, and Indeed just released their ranking of the best places to work in 2017. They came to this ranking via a formula which involved comparing employee reviews — as sourced from over 15 million reviews on Indeed itself — with the 2017 Fortune 500 list.

With that in mind, of course the scope of this ranking is contained — the companies featured are all part of the Fortune 500. Still it's a great place to find businesses which are not just thriving, but are also great places to work. Indeed mentions company culture and clear values as paramount to employees and big indicators of what made a company a contender for the coveted top 50. People want their workplaces to not just be hugely successful but to also be mission-driven, with strong leadership and (obviously) competitive pay and benefits. Without further ado, the top 50.

  1. Salesforce
  2. Southwest Airlines
  3. JetBlue Airways Corporation
  4. Facebook
  5. Google
  6. CenterPoint Energy
  7. DTE Energy
  8. NIKE
  9. Apple
  10. The Walt Disney Company
  11. Delta
  12. Costco Wholesale
  13. Discovery Communications, Ltd
  14. Johnson & Johnson
  15. Chevron
  16. Fannie Mae
  17. Bristol-Myers Squibb
  18. Exelon
  19. Viacom
  20. Starbucks
  21. Estee Lauder
  22. Microsoft
  23. Publix
  24. Pfizer Inc.
  25. Biogen
  26. Stryker
  27. Capitol One
  28. Charles Schwab
  29. Edward Jones
  30. John Deere
  31. American Airlines
  32. Amgen
  33. MasterCard
  34. Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
  35. ConocoPhilips
  36. Monsanto
  37. The Clorox Company
  38. Baker Hughes Incorporated
  39. Freeport McMoRan
  40. L Brands
  41. Eli Lilly
  42. Lockhead Martin
  43. Northwestern Mutual
  44. USAA
  45. Cisco
  46. Avon
  47. The Dow Chemical Company
  48. Ameriprise Financial
  49. Discover Financial Services
  50. American Express

For more details on all the companies featured, see here.