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15 companies where half of the employees make six figures

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15 companies where half of the employees make six figures

Companies That Pay Employees Well

A six-figure salary may sound like it’s reserved for the C-suite, but at certain companies, it’s the standard for most employees.

As part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, public companies have to report the pay ratio between their median employee and CEO, which means you can now find out how much the median worker makes.

Looking at Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, Money.com recently compiled a list of 15 companies where half of the employees make at least six figures. And some of the companies on their list may surprise you (check out No. 14).

What’s not surprising, though, is that almost all of these companies have jobs on Monster. Looking for a high-paying job? Click through the full list below to see which companies are hiring now.

Companies that pay employees well:

  1. Tesaro

    Headquarters: Waltham, Massachusetts

    Median pay: 344,329

  2. Splunk

    Headquarters: San Francisco

    Median pay: $256,370

  3. Alphabet (Google)

    Headquarters: Mountain View, California

    Median pay: $197,274

  4. Netflix

    Headquarters: Los Gatos, California

    Median pay: $183,304

  5. Pandora Media

    Headquarters: Oakland, California

    Median pay: $175,138

  6. DTE Energy

    Headquarters: Detroit

    Median pay: $173,839

  7. Phillips 66

    Headquarters: Houston

    Median pay: $170,988

  8. Zynga

    Headquarters: San Francisco

    Median pay: $140,382

  9. NewMarket Corp.

    Headquarters: Richmond, Virginia

    Median pay: $128,030

  10. Verizon

    Headquarters: New York City

    Median pay: $126,623

  11. eBay

    Headquarters: San Jose, California

    Median pay: $122,891

  12. Sirius XM

    Headquarters: New York City

    Median pay: $114,841

  13. Boeing

    Headquarters: Chicago

    Median pay: $111,204

  14. Dunkin’ Donuts

    Headquarters: Canton, Massachusetts

    Median pay: $110,471

  15. LogMeIn

    Headquarters: Boston

    Median pay: $108,209

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