Top 20 Highest-Paying Tech Companies in 2016

April 21, 2016

3:17 pm

Money isn’t everything. At least, that’s what your mom used to tell you when she didn’t give you your allowance. But in the professional world, compensation goes a long way in luring candidates to a particular company. And while a hearty salary isn’t the most important thing for most employees, a business that takes care of its workers often experiences success in other facets of the industry. The highest-paying companies typically make the biggest impressions on the business world. This list will show that the highest-paying tech companies

You will see a lot of familiar faces on this list, as well as a few behind the scenes players that are more involved in your life than you might know. The common component in these companies is a commitment to providing employees with more than enough compensation to guarantee a quality product.

Check out the list here and feel free to let us know if your company is compensating employees even better. You can find the full list of companies from Glassdoor.

Twitter – Median Base Salary: $133,000

Google – Median Base Salary: $123,331

Cadence Design Systems – Median Base Salary: $140,000 Photo: Flickr / Andrew Plumb

SAP Software Solutions – Median Base Salary: $120,000 Photo: Flickr / Ken Banks

Broadcom – Median Base Salary: $130,000 Photo: Flickr / Nate McBean

Adobe – Median Base Salary: $125,000 Photo: Flickr / Thomas Hawk

Facebook – Median Base Salary: $127,406 Photo: Flickr / Ian Kennedy

VMware – Median Base Salary: $130,000 Photo: Flickr / Glenn Harper

LinkedIn – Median Base Salary: $120,000 Photo: Flickr / Mambembe Arts & Crafts

F5 Networks – Median Base Salary: $120,500 Photo: Flickr / Ray Krebs

Altera – Median Base Salary: $134,000 Photo: Flickr / yellowcloud

Amazon Lab126 – Median Base Salary: $138,700 Photo: Flickr / John Reese

Salesforce – Median Base Salary: $120,000 Photo: Flickr / Clive Darra

Cloudera – Median Base Salary: $129,500 Photo: Flickr / O’Reilly Conferences

Walmart eCommerce – Median Base Salary: $126,000 Photo: Flickr / Mike Mozart

Juniper Networks – Median Base Salary: $135,000 Photo: Flickr / Juniper Networks

McKinsey & Company – Median Base Salary: $135,000 Photo: Flickr / The DEMO Conference

Microsoft – Median Base Salary: $125,000 Photo: Flickr / Mike Mozart

Box – Median Base Salary: $130,000 Photo: box.com

Synopsys – Median Base Salary: $130,000 Photo: synopsys.com

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Conor is a writer, comedian and world-renowned sweetheart. As the Assistant Editor and Writer at Tech.Co, he’s written about everything from Kickstarter campaigns and budding startups to tech titans and innovative technologies. His background in stand-up comedy made him the perfect person to host Startup Night at SXSW and the Timmy Awards for Tech in Motion. In his spare time, he thinks about how to properly pronounce the word "colloquially." Conor is the Assistant Editor and Writer at Tech.Co. You can email him at conor@tech.co.